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I'd like to see the list too. Maybe the whole list membership would?

stevo

On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 10:57 AM, Samuel Stutter <
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> It's 216 words / brief phrases. In fact, if you both do it I can claim I'm
> being thorough. Should I send the list off-list (as it were)?
>
>
> On 4 Mar 2011, at 15:32, Logan Kearsley wrote:
>
> On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 8:09 AM, Samuel Stutter
>> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> [...]
>>
>>> 1st problem: although my knowledge of Finnish, Estonian, Swedish and
>>> Latvian
>>> are limited to say the least, I do have at my disposal a grammar and
>>> dictionary for each. However, one dialect is sited in Karelia, right on
>>> the
>>> border with Finland and Russia, the area having been under a mixture of
>>> Swedish and Russian control over the last half-millennia. I don't know
>>> any
>>> Russian and even if I were to pick up a grammar and dictionary I have 7
>>> days
>>> to learn the alphabet (as well as doing the rest of the project).
>>> Does anyone have the Russian to be able to complete a wordlist in
>>> something
>>> resembling the Latin alphabet?
>>>
>>
>> Depends on what words it's a list of. Do you have an English list that
>> you just need translated (or, glossed I suppose would be more
>> accurate) and transliterated?
>>
>> Unless they're really obscure words, or the list is ridiculously long,
>> I can manage that.
>>
>> -l.
>>
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