Re: CHAT: I'm back
|From:||Isaac A. Penzev <isaacp@...>|
|Date:||Monday, August 23, 2004, 19:58|
David Peterson wrote:
> Ob Conlang: Anyone done any experimenting with paradigm
> leveling? I know of plenty of natlang examples but can't recall
> any conlang examples.
I'm thinking about merging Genitive and Accusative à la Slavic in my recent
Turkic project Kuman Tyli: Acc.=Nom. for inanimate and Acc.=Gen. for animate
nouns and partitive:
'to see a stone'
'to see a girl'
'to drink (some) water'.