Re: First Conlang...? (Was Re: some insane West Greenlandic sentences)
|From:||Muke Tever <hotblack@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, January 8, 2004, 5:16|
E fésto Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>:
> Is there a term for languages where you have essentially one-to-one
> correspondence between morphemes and grammatical categories, but forgoes
> agglutinating accretion of suffixes in favour of mutations and infixes?
I think that'd just be a fusional polysynthetic language.
Doesnt the idea of mutations undermine the idea of one-to-one mapping? If
something has mutated, then it expresses both its original meaning and and
the mutation's meaning, doesnt it?
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