Re: Verb Classes
|From:||Joe Mondello <rugpretzel@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, June 13, 2000, 4:56|
In a message dated 6/12/00 5:17:43 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> > A solution I'm
> > leaning towards is to put gestures in the "physical actions" class and
> > written actions into the spoken actions category:
> How about leaving sign language in "spoken actions"? You could use the
> same verb for "gesture" but with a different class affix.
>Sorry about that; I plan on making the spoken actions class into a sort of
"language actions class", which would include, of course, written, spoken,
and gestural language. by gesture I was merely referring to agrammatical
gestures, such as the middle finger and the "OK" sign.