Trebor Jung wrote at 2004-09-17 17:22:00 (-0400) > > In the Conlang Collaboration group, Paul Bennett írta: "...let me > quickly summarise the split-S language Guarani, because it's quite > interesting: > > "Transitive verbs ('give', 'steal', 'know') take A and O > Intransitive verbs ('go', 'remain', 'follow') take S_a > Quality verbs (used for adjectives) take S_o > > "Transitive and Intransitive verbs may be placed in the > imperative. Quality verbs cannot." > > This sounds pretty cool! Does anyone have any other info on > Guarani? (Quotes from books would be appreciated... :) ) I've read > a bit about its phonology online and that's pretty cool too... > Have you read conlanger Daniel Andréasson's thesis on active languages? It includes a section on Guaraní, among others. Unfortunately it doesn't seem to be online any more - I have a copy, but it's a pdf - do you have any software that can manage that?