Re: genitive (was: isolation vs inflection & other features)
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Monday, April 29, 2002, 18:43|
Raymond Brown scripsit:
> >I'm not sure the word 'role' is as used as you pretend in the conlang
> >world. Even less in this list. However, I understand what you mean.
> I'm not sure I understand the last paragraph. I don't see anything in the
> writer's words (Mathias' words, I think) to suggest he is _pretending_.
When you don't understand how someone uses "pretend", it always pays to
consider whether they might simply mean "claim".
John Cowan <jcowan@...> http://www.reutershealth.com
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