Guarani info request
|From:||Tim May <butsuri@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 19, 2004, 17:59|
Trebor Jung wrote at 2004-09-17 17:22:00 (-0400)
> In the Conlang Collaboration group, Paul Bennett írta: "...let me
> quickly summarise the split-S language Guarani, because it's quite
> "Transitive verbs ('give', 'steal', 'know') take A and O
> Intransitive verbs ('go', 'remain', 'follow') take S_a
> Quality verbs (used for adjectives) take S_o
> "Transitive and Intransitive verbs may be placed in the
> imperative. Quality verbs cannot."
> This sounds pretty cool! Does anyone have any other info on
> Guarani? (Quotes from books would be appreciated... :) ) I've read
> a bit about its phonology online and that's pretty cool too...
Have you read conlanger Daniel Andréasson's thesis on active
languages? It includes a section on Guaraní, among others.
Unfortunately it doesn't seem to be online any more - I have a copy,
but it's a pdf - do you have any software that can manage that?