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In TIAL, compounds are head first, which corresponds to the VO Noun-Modifier syntax.
Noun-headed: Noun-o-Verb-o (or Head-o-Modifier-o)
Verb-headed (or incorporating): Verb-a-Noun-Final
(Final is -a if transitive, -e if intransitive, -o if participial)

However, internationally known compound words are mostly head last, e.g. hydrologist. I'm wondering if I should
(1) reform the international compounds to fit TIAL morphology
(2) change all TIAL compounds to head last, or
(3) allow both kinds.

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