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Natlang precedents?

From:Garth Wallace <gwalla@...>
Date:Tuesday, February 24, 2009, 20:56
On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 12:51 PM, Garth Wallace <gwalla@...> wrote:
> Is there such a thing as a voice that demotes the direct or primary > object of a ditransitive verb without demoting the subject? Are there > any natlangs that have two types of passivization, one with a dative > pattern and one with a dechticaetiative pattern? > > Also, are there any natlangs where affixes have vowel harmony with the > root's stressed syllable but ignore the vowels in unstressed > syllables? Particularly languages with regular stress.
Grr. Natlang. I know how to spell, honest!