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Re: Standard Average European (was: case system)

From:Amanda Babcock Furrow <langs@...>
Date:Monday, April 14, 2008, 18:47
On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 08:00:34PM -0400, Alex Fink wrote:

> (Kinda tangential: when Amanda was asking recently about Mirexu agreement, I > was actually fair thrown off by the choice of "we miss you" as the verb of > the first clause. Kept wanting to interpret it as something other than a > simple transitive with 1pl experiencer=subj... and this from an English > native speaker...)
Doh! <sigh> one thing at a time... :) I will have to go after all the experiencer verbs with a machete once I have the rest of the basic clause types nailed down. Thanks, Amanda


Christopher Bates <chrisdb@...>Jaibi