August 11th, 2002

beartato phd

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Arg, the antenna of my cellphone broke off already. Maybe should not store it in pocket.
Got groceries. Adam cleaned out the fridge. Laundry stuff works, if a bit ghetto-ly. None of the windows in the basement seem to want to open.

Ideas to steal from Earth Minimal: "smurf". adposition-forming affix. lexical "mated principle" affix. From DiLingo: sarcasm marker. From gzb: various lexical umecaj affixes.
Interesting essays here. Arg, after reading them I realized that a couple ideas I had that I thought were original are just a resumptive pronoun (as found in some dialects of modern Arabic) and participialization of relative clauses (as found in Turkish and Quechua). Nihil novum sub sole.