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Deictics was Re: Definite/Indefinite Article Distinction

From:wayne chevrier <wachevrier@...>
Date:Saturday, September 7, 2002, 17:36
Pablo David nevesht:

>Japanese has three levels of deixis (this/that/yonder) >as you said, same as Spanish (este/ese/aquel), where >English has two. A more complicated system, anybody? :) >
Inuktitut:that up there, that over there, that to my left, &c. several other languages have as complicated deictic systems and some have only one(this or that),if two this/that or visible/not-visible or the first to be mentioned/the second, and i am certain there are distinction I haven't included. -Wayne Chevrier _________________________________________________________________ MSN Photos is the easiest way to share and print your photos:


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