Help: Malegasy (was Ergative VOS Conjunctions)
|From:||Roger Mills <romilly@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, December 6, 2003, 5:40|
Ph. D. wrote:
> David Peterson wrote:
> > Maybe I should just look up a Malagasy grammar.
> If you can find one in English, let me know. Almost
> all material on Malagasy seems to be in French.
> I do have a copy of the 1964 introductory textbook
> by Garvey et al., but it's not very in-depth.
>I seem to recall one publ. by (or under auspices of) the Foreign Service-- I
had to look at it in prep for my generals back in late 60s/70s; perhaps it's
the one you're mentioning.
Dave-- 2 suggestions--
1. Isn't Ed Keenan in the Calif. system? It's his specialty IIRC
2. Ditto for Matt Pearson, but I don't know where he is these days. Last at
Reed. Perhaps he finally got that dream-job writing conlangs for the movies.
Ha. Wish he were here!!!