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Re: ANADEWISM: Natlangs that do comparison with true verbs?

From:H. S. Teoh <hsteoh@...>
Date:Wednesday, November 10, 2004, 17:43
On Wed, Nov 10, 2004 at 06:28:55PM +0100, Philip Newton wrote:
> What's ANADEWISM? > > A Natlang's Already Done ... ??
ANADEW = A Natlang's Already Dunnit Except Worse. Used to describe a prospective unusual conlang feature that turns out to be not so unusual after all, when compared with a natlang that takes it to further extremes. :-) T -- Give a man a fish, and he eats once. Teach a man to fish, and he will sit forever.


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