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Re: Noun "association"?

From:David Starner <starner@...>
Date:Friday, December 14, 2001, 21:54
On Fri, Dec 14, 2001 at 03:08:37PM -0500, H. S. Teoh wrote:
> I've had this idea for a while, but I'm just wondering what you people > think of it. The main usage is in disambiguating pronouns of identical > number/gender that happen to refer to different things. What would happen > is, the first time a noun is used, the speaker prefixes it with a "tag", > or an "association" prefix. Later, when the speaker uses a pronoun to > refer to this noun, he attaches the same tag to the pronoun.
Interesting. It's very similar to a feature in Llirine, the main difference being that Llirine uses adjectives instead of prefixes. -- David Starner -, dvdeug/ (Jabber) Pointless website: When the aliens come, when the deathrays hum, when the bombers bomb, we'll still be freakin' friends. - "Freakin' Friends"