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On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 2:52 PM, MorphemeAddict <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 5:14 PM, Gary Shannon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > Prior to beginning my next 30-day conlang project on January 1, I went to
> > my favorite used book store and came back with 5 dictionaries to use as
> > inspiration for the conlang lexicon. they are:
> >
> >     Bonda (Remo) - Southern subgroup of the Munda branch of the
> > Austro-Asiatic family
> >     Maylay - Malayo-Polynesian branch of the Austronesian family
> >     Marathi - Southern Indo-Aryan language spoken by the Marathi people
> >     Pali - Middle Indo-Aryan literary language
> >     Swahili - Bantu sub-branch of the Niger–Congo languages
> >
> > I wish *my *local used-book stores had books like these.
>
> stevo
>

I have the advantage that this local used bookstore is on the edge of the
campus of the University of Oregon, so they have a lot of very interesting
stuff.

--gary