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Re: one of my new projects

From:Jeffrey Jones <jsjonesmiami@...>
Date:Friday, March 10, 2006, 22:02
On Fri, 10 Mar 2006 01:17:18 +0100, Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>
> Hi! > > Very nice thoughts, I like this. Especially these: > > Jeffrey Jones <jsjonesmiami@...> writes: > >... > > Verbs of assertion require evidential suffixes. If an evidential or > > modal suffix is followed by the yes/no interrogative, the implied > > argument of the evidential or modal is 2nd person rather than 1st > > person. Perception can be expressed only through evidentials. To > > indicate a perceiver other than the one normally implied, a "setup" > > clause must precede, changing the meaning of the 1st and/or 2nd person > > pronouns. > > Since I love evidentials, especially mandatory ones, this is made for me. > > > Argument-role inversion is used, ... > > I also like this together with the corresponding marking.
I think I may have the pronouns straightened out. They're proclitic except for focused objects and inverse subjects etc.
> Be sure to be in front of me in an upcoming relay. ;-)
Sure, as long as get 72 hours to translate, at the very least. Deciding which evidentials to add to a text that doesn't already have them is a lot of work! I don't expect to becom fluent in this language.
> > **Henrik > -- > Relay 13 is running: > > =========================================================================