Basque (was RE: Conlanging guide)
|From:||Tim May <butsuri@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, July 27, 2002, 11:45|
Tim May writes:
> Christopher Wright writes:
> > That reminds me, does anyone know of a natural ergative language?
> Basque? (I mean, I know it's ergative, but I don't know _how_ ergative
> it is. I've heard that there are no _purely_ ergative natlangs.)
Incidentally, there's a Basque grammar online here
in case anyone wants to, say, prove that all conlangs are ultimately
descended from it.
If anyone knows where there's a grammar of Navajo online, or any
detailed discussion of Mapudungu(n) in English, I'd be obliged to hear