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Re: Mediopassive/labile verbs; was: very confused - syntax q...

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Date:Monday, July 5, 1999, 17:33
Dans un courrier dat=E9 du 05/07/99 13:55:24  , Sally a =E9crit :

> The question: "is medio-passive" as good a term as any > FOR MY PURPOSES? What its use is in ancient Greek is irrelevant to me. > =20 > Sally
to me too. but i must say i'm glad Ray gave us a comprehensive expos=E9 of classical definition of this voice. the interesting fact that no precise name attaches to such a common voice in such minor languages as english, teonaht and japanese shows that conlangers have a role in our society just as artists and philosophers :-) mathias