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  Publications on Tetun

Books and programs

Authored or co-authored by Catharina Williams-van Klinken

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina (All downloadable here)

  • 2011, Peace Corps East Timor Tetun language course (second edition). Dili: Peace Corps East Timor.
    • Recordings for vocabulary and dialogues of chapters 1-10.
    • Flashcards for vocabulary of chapters 1-12.
  • 2011, Tetun-English interactive dictionary. Dili: Dili Institute of Technology.
  • 2009, Tetun for the Justice Sector. Written together with Alexandre Fernandes Cham, Anabela Maia Santos, Hendriana da Costa Marçal, and Jacinta Canossa Soares. Dili: Dili Institute of Technology and the Timor-Leste Police Development Program
  • 2008, Word-finder: English-Tetun, Tetun-Ingles. Dili: Dili Institute of Technology.
  • 2008, Tetun 1 [Tetun manual for Timorese university students: semester 1].
  • 2008, Tetun 2 [Tetun manual for Timorese university students: semester 2].

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina, Marcelo Fernandes Xavier Cham and Saleh Abdullah Alkatiri

  • 2013, Glosariu informatika ho lian Tetun ho lian Tetun, Portuges, Ingles ho Indonezia [Information technology glossary]. Dili: Dili Institute of Technology. (Downloadable here)

Independent Electoral Commission & UNDP (written by Catharina Williams-van Klinken, in conjunction with Nuno Gomes, Fransisco Luis Fernandes and Bernardino Menezes)

  • 2002, Glosáriu eleisaun nian: lia fuan kona ba eleisaun [Electoral glossary: terms concerning elections]. Dili: UNTAET Independent Electoral Commission and UNDP. Download,

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina, John Hajek and Rachel Nordlinger

  • 2003, A short grammar of Tetun Dili. Muenchen: Lincom Europa.
  • 2002, Tetun Dili: a grammar of an East Timorese language. Pacific Linguistics 520.

van Klinken, Catharina

  • 1999, A grammar of the Fehan dialect of Tetun, an Austronesian language of West Timor. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, C-155.

Published articles

Authored or co-authored by Catharina Williams-van Klinken

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina

  • 2010, Voice and valency in Tetun Dili. In Michael C. Ewing and Marian Klamer (eds), East Nusantara: typological and areal analyses. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
  • 2010, Metaphors we judge by: Mediation in Wehali. In John Bowden, Nikolaus Himmelmann and Malcolm Ross (eds), A journey through Austronesian and Papuan linguistic and cultural space: papers in honour of Andrew Pawley. Canberra, Pacific Linguistics.
  • 2008, Boundaries of serialisation: non-serialised verb sequences in Tetun Dili. In Gunter Senft (ed.), Serial verb constructions in Austronesian and Papuan languages. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
  • 2004, Developing electoral terminology for a new official language: Tetun in East Timor. Current Issues in Language Planning 5(2): 142-150.
  • 2002, High registers of Tetun Dili: Portuguese press and purist priests. Proceedings of the 2001 Conference of the Australian Linguistics Society. Download

van Klinken, Catharina

  • 2000, From verb to coordinator in Tetun. Oceanic Linguistics 39:350-363.
  • 1999, Writing Tetum-Prasa: a communication challenge. Studies in languages and cultures of East Timor 2:14-21.

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina, John Hajek and Rachel Nordlinger

  • 2001, Serial verbs in Tetun-Dili: a preliminary account. Studies in languages and cultures of East Timor 4:48-60.

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina and John Hajek

  • 2006, Patterns of address in Dili Tetum, East Timor. Australian Review of Applied Linguistics 29 (2). Download

Hajek, John, and Catharina Williams-van Klinken

  • 2003, Um sufixo românico numa língua austronésia: -dor em Tetum (A Romance suffix in an Austronesian language: -dor in Tetun). Revue de linguistique romane 67:55-65.

van Engelenhoven, Aone and Catharina Williams-van Klinken

  • 2005, Tetun and Leti. In Sander Adelaar and Nikolaus Himmelmann (eds), The Austronesian languages of Asia and Madagascar. London: Routledge pp. 735-768.

Williams, Catharina

  • 2000, Experiences of a district electoral officer in Suai. In James J. Fox and Dionisio Babo Soares (eds), Out of the Ashes, Destruction and Reconstruction of East Timor, 126-135 Adelaide: Crawford Publishing House. Download

Downloadable unpublished articles

By Catharina Williams-van Klinken

Williams-van Klinken, Catharina
  • 2011, Learning Tetun as a ‘malae’. 3rd Timor-Leste Studies Association conference, Dili. Download Powerpoint.
  • 2007, Spelling options in Tetun Dili: Awareness of 'rr' and glottal stop amongst tertiary students. Download.
  • 2007, Is he hot-blooded or hot inside? Expression of emotion and character in Tetun Dili. The 5th ENUS Conference on Language and Culture, The University of Nusa Cendana, Kupang. Download handout.
  • 2004-2006, Mai ita koalia Tetun [Let’s speak Tetun]. Column on front page of newspaper Suara Timor Lorosa’e (total 143 articles, 1/6/04 – 25/5/06) Download.
  • 2004, Improving Tetun translations. Download.
  • 2003, Dezenvolve Língua Tetun. Presentation at Seminário Nacional Cultura Timor Lorosae, Dili, Timor Leste, 24/7/03. Download.

By Luann Gronhovd

  • Luann Gronhovd, 2003, Atividade hodi hanorin lingua. Dili: Peace Corps East Timor. Download.
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