Is Oksapmin Ok?—A Study of the Genetic Relationship between Oksapmin and the Ok Languages

  title={Is Oksapmin Ok?—A Study of the Genetic Relationship between Oksapmin and the Ok Languages},
  author={Robyn Loughnane and Sebastian Fedden},
  journal={Australian Journal of Linguistics},
  pages={1 - 42}
In this paper, evidence is provided that suggests the Oksapmin language, previously classed as constituting an isolate within the larger Trans-New Guinea family, is related to the Mountain Ok branch of the Ok language family and, by extension, the entire Ok family. A list of cognates and sound correspondences is given, as well as evidence from bound morphology and pronoun paradigms. 

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