Re: Clauses, etc
|From:||Rik Roots <rikroots@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, January 29, 2002, 19:37|
> Yes, it is that guy that hides in the depths of the list, I had to change my
> email address unfortunately.
> I never really understood fully clauses and that sort of grammar, so in my
> unseeing blindness, i attempted to construct a clause system. Basically,
> you enclose the clause in "nihk...il" if I am trying to say, "The man that
> john hit yesterday is angry" Using that in English is should turn out to be
> "Nihk The man john his yesterday il is angry". You follow? I hope I've got
> the right idea with clauses here.
>I had great fun doing clauses in Gevey. I used the idea of a
conjunction (link word) at each end for Gevey relative clauses - a
sort of switch-case system.
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> talking about!
> - Joel Heikkila
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