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Re: Universals

From:Roger Mills <romilly@...>
Date:Tuesday, September 19, 2000, 3:43
Lars Henrik Mathiesen wrote:
>I wouldn't talk about a discontinous affix, but rather a prefix and a >suffix with almost mandatory co-occurrence. But that's just me.>
Not just you. That analysis is often proposed for the Indonesian examples too, especially ke--an and per--an, since -an is productive, but ke-/per-, while present, are not.