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--- On Wed, 5/29/13, David Peterson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Perhaps this can be added to FrathWiki? Or even better: Perhaps they can 
> be added as translations to http://cals.conlang.org!

http://www.frathwiki.com/Syllabus_McWhorteri

Padraic

> David Peterson
> LCS President
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> 
> On May 29, 2013, at 12:07 PM, Alex Fink <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
> 
> > John McWhorter has for a couple decades been collecting
> sentences of
> > the sort one doesn't learn how to say in
> second-language classes.
> > Vocabulary words are easy to acquire; nice and obvious
> (SAE)
> > inflectional categories invariably get their dedicated
> lessons; but
> > there are types of sentences which neither of these
> naturally cover
> > but which nonetheless are common in day-to-day usage,
> and prone to
> > idiomaticity.  (There are some overlooked lexical
> areas in there as
> > well.)  He has very graciously sent me his list,
> and I hope I'm not
> > running afoul of him by reproducing it below!