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Re: OT: German particles (was Re: OT: German Imperatives)

Date:Wednesday, May 16, 2007, 11:25
In a message dated 5/16/2007 5:33:35 AM Central Daylight Time,
theiling@ABSINT.COM writes:

> I tried it myself once, but my problem was that there are so many > different usages and that each one was hard to pinpoint. I neither > knew whether I found a good explanation for a given sentence, and I > neither knew whether I found all possible sentences. And when looking > at the resulting set of sentences per particle, it was often hard to > find a link, which was actually something I had hoped to find. > > Your list is quite good, actually, I think. But you are also missing > many usages -- which was one of my problems, too. >
Sounds like a job for NSM. stevo </HTML>