Re: "Strong Verb/Ablauted Verb" Society?
|From:||Tim May <butsuri@...>|
|Date:||Friday, February 18, 2005, 0:34|
Bryan Parry wrote at 2005-02-17 23:50:06 (+0000)
> Does anyone here know of a group dedicated to
> increasing the number of strong or ablauted verbs in
> I posted a thread at Zompist.com trying to regularise
> and put English irregular verbs in ablaut or strong
> classes, and in doing so, expand those classes.
> However my cries have fallen on deaf ears (I believe
> some of the other folks there just simply do not "get"
> what I am about).
> So yeah, it is eccentric, it is mad, but has anyone
> else attempted this, in a state of attempting this, or
> know of any noble efforts to do such a thing? If so, I
> would be mightily greatful in hearing about it.
I don't know of anyone doing this in English. However, below is the
website (in German) of the _Gesellschaft zur Stärkung der Verben_
"Society for the Strengthening of Verbs", who appear to be of like
mind to you:
I don't actually speak German, but I see they have a page of English