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Borchers, Dörte. 2003. “Sprachenvielfalt und Sprachpolitik in Nepal.” Göttinger Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft 8:25-37

Borchers, Dörte. 2008. A grammar of Sunwar. Leiden: Brill.

Borchers, Dörte. in press. “Reasons for language death: myths and counterevidence.” Roland Bielmeier (ed.). (Title to be announced). Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter (Trends in Linguistics)

DeLancey, Scott. 1992. “Sunwar copulas.” Linguistics of the Tibeto-Burman Area 15/1:31-38

Fournier, Alain. 1974. “The role of the priest in Sunuwar society.” Kailash 2/3:153-66

Fournier, Alain. 1976. “A preliminary report on the Puimbo and the Ngiami: The Sunwar shamans of Sabra.” In: John T. Hitchcock & Rex L. Jones (eds.): Spirit Possession in the Nepal Himalayas. Warminster: Aris & Phillips

Genetti, Carol. no date. “Preliminary observations on fifty-two Sunwari Verbs.” Unpublished Manuscript

Genetti, Carol. 1988. Notes on the structure of the Sunwari transitive verb. Linguistics of the Tibeto-Burman Area 11.2:62-92

Genetti, Carol. 1992. “Segmental alternations in the Sunwari verb stem: a case for the feature [front].” Linguistics 30:317-58

Hale, Everett Austin. 1973. “Word lists.” Hale, Everett Austin & David E. Watters, et al. (eds.). Clause, sentence and discourse patterns in selected languages of Nepal. 4 parts. Norman (OK): Summer Institute of Linguistics of the University of Oklahoma. (Summer Institute of Linguistics Publications in Linguistics and Related Fields, 40). IV:46-312

Rapacha, Lal B. 1996. Sunwar language. A sociolinguistic profile. Unpublished M.A. thesis, Kritipur, Kathmandu

Rapacha, Lal B. 1997. “Sunuwar as an endangered language of Nepal.” Nepalese Linguistics, 14:89102

Rapacha, Lal B.. 2003. “Semantic aspects of Salâk(u) in Sunuwar.” Tej Ratna Kansakar & Mark Turin (eds.). Themes in Himalayan Languages. Heidelberg: South Asia Institute & Kathmandu: Tribhuvan University. 279-86

Rapacha, Lal Bahadur. 2005. A Grammar of Koĩts. Ph.D. thesis, JNU, New Delhi.

Rapacha, Lal-Shyakarelu. 2009. Contemporary Essays on Vanishing Ethnicity, Cultures and Languages of  Nepal : A Focus on Kiranti-Koeits. Kathmandu, Research Institute for Kiratology.

Schulze, Marlene. 1987. “Intense action adverbials in Sunwar: a verbal intensifier system.” Linguistics of the Tibeto-Burman Area 10.1:63-85

Schulze, Marlene & Doris Bieri. 1973. “Chaining and spotlighting: two types of paragraph boundaries in Sunwar.”  Clause, sentence and discourse patterns in selected languages of Nepal. 4 parts. Norman (OK): Summer Institute of Linguistics of the University of Oklahoma. (Summer Institute of Linguistics Publications in Linguistics and Related Fields, 40). I:389-99

Schulze, Marlene, Doris Bieri & Everett Austin Hale. 1973. “An approach to discourse in Sunwar.” Clause, sentence and discourse patterns in selected languages of Nepal. 4 parts. Norman (OK): Summer Institute of Linguistics of the University of Oklahoma. (Summer Institute of Linguistics Publications in Linguistics and Related Fields, 40). 401-62

Sunuvâr, Prâptî. 1994 (2051). “sunuvâr tathâ vâinrâîharuko bhâs.â tathâ saMskr.ti samântâ.” Koi~c bu4/1:1-5 (Similarity in Tradition between Sunwar and the Language of the Bahingrai)

Sunuwar, Lokpriya. 1997 (2054). Sunuvâr bhâs.â bolîcâlî. koaiclo lo sî. Okhaldhungâ: Sunuvâr bhâs.â tathâ sa~skr.ti up-samiti khijî grâmîn. vikâs sa~gha. (Sunuvâr language conversation)

Sunuvâr Sevâ Samâj. 1999. “Calender.” Lalitpur

Sunuvâr, S. Karna. 1995. “Sagun Riti Ek Parichaya.” [An Introduction to Sagun Ritual]. Kôichbu 4/1. Kathmandu: Sunuwar Welfare Society

Sunuvâr, S. Karna. 1995. “Sunuvârko âphno kurâbâ.ta kulthani bujhâune salâk(u) mundhum.” [Salâk(u) Mundhum for Ritual Performance in the Sunwar Language]. Kôichbu 5/1. Kathmandu: Sunuwar Welfare Society

Winter, Werner. 2004. "Preverbal modifiers in Sunwar." In Anju Saxena (ed.), Himalayan Languages. Past and Present. Berlin / New York: Mouton de Gruyter. 239-72. (Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs, 149)