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Re: Extent of linguistics taught here (was New Survey: Celtic Conlangs)

From:Josh Roth <fuscian@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 8, 2003, 17:27
In a message dated 1/8/03 6:52:21 AM, faceloran@JUNO.COM writes:

>Josh Roth sekalge: >>I have learned lots of linguistics from it [this listserv], so much that >a great deal of >>what I was taught in college (and still am being) is redundant. > ><guess type="wild"> This is your, what, second semester in college? ></guess>
Even better than that, I'm soon starting my sixth.
>I'm wondering how much easier my PhD will be by benefit of the >conlang list. We could use that as an advertisement. "Want to knock years >off your graduating date? Just send an email to >!"
Unfortunately, they still have those annoying class and credit requirements.... Really, I have learned some good stuff in college, but I'm often amazed by what my peers still don't know that I've known, and have been working with, for years.
>I'd better go before I get goofy. >~Chris Wright, who has a clue, just temporarily mislaid it