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An interesting read: short essays on linguistics
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GoodWords  Identity Verified
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Oct 6, 2003

An interesting collection of over 120 mini-essays by retired linguistics professor William Z. Shetter on topics in English and comparative linguistics. http://home.bluemarble.net/~langmin/contents1.html

[Edited at 2003-10-06 17:18]


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Vladimir Dubisskiy  Identity Verified
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awesome Oct 6, 2003

Intersting indeed, THANK YOU!
GoodWords wrote:

An interesting collection of over 120 mini-essays by retired linguistics professor William Z. Shetter on topics in English and comparative linguistics. http://home.bluemarble.net/~langmin/contents1.html

[Edited at 2003-10-06 17:18]


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Aurora Humarán  Identity Verified
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Thank you Goodwords! Oct 7, 2003

This site is GREAT!!! We might analyze one per week...I have been reading the one about the "-ee" suffix. It is really interesting.

au


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José Antonio V.
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Interesting and useful. Oct 7, 2003

Thank you.

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lien
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Wow ! Thank you Oct 7, 2003

GoodWords wrote:

An interesting collection of over 120 mini-essays by retired linguistics professor William Z. Shetter on topics in English and comparative linguistics.
[Edited at 2003-10-06 17:18]


Fascinating, the real stuff.


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Kvilla
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Thanks but... May 21, 2004

I don't know why I cannot open your link?

How can I read it?


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GoodWords  Identity Verified
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Kvilla wrote:

I don't know why I cannot open your link?

How can I read it?


Apparently the URL has changed; try http://home.bluemarble.net/~langmin/.


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Mario Marcolin  Identity Verified
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Nice and lucid writing May 29, 2004

Nice and lucid writing. Also, a linguist who can write without too much technical lingo, which is nice..

Thank you indeed..



mario


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