technical German is slooooow (was Re: Ergative Construction?)
|From:||J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, October 13, 2001, 3:49|
>At 8:16 AM -0500 10/12/01, William Annis wrote:
>> Now this is very odd. After years of looking, I finally found
>>a Sumerian grammar in English (technical German is slooooow reading
>>for me) <SNiP>
* * 0_o * * "technical German is slooooow reading"
AiYaH!!! no bleedin' joke! I have a photocopy of Herr Doktor Walter
Bisang's _Das Chinesische Pidgin-Englisch: Ein Bilinguales Pidgin im
Spannungsfeld von Superstrat, Substrat und Eigener Kreativitat_ (Amsterdam
Asia Studies, No. 58, 1985).
I have had it since 18.05.2000 & I am still - off & on - trying to not
only get my monkeybrains around the syntax but also the unfamiliar, overly
And it appears that I have lost my German-English dictionary somewhere
betwixt rehab and recovery... odd that I have my Spanish and Italian and
pidgin phrasebbooks, etc. but lost my prized German-English dictionary...