Re: CHAT: Greenberg's universals for SVO languages
|From:||Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, September 9, 2000, 21:43|
taliesin the storyteller wrote:
> * Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...> [000909 19:49]:
> > Comrie has a whole chapter on this in "Language Universals and Linguistic
> > Typology". Unfortunately, his prose style is so thick (if precise) that I
> > find it hard to remember much of what he says.
> Hvæt, Comrie's prose "thick"?! He's the most readable of 'em all! I
> sure wonder what you find easy to read ;)
Perhaps it was only the content. But I found Dixon an easier read than
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