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  8.132, FYI: Systemic Functional Linguistics

    1) From:     isfc97 <isfc97 at>
       Subject:  Summer School: Systemic Functional Linguistics

  8.133, Qs: Japanese, Sight, Possessives, Book

    1) From:     Robert Hamilton <HAMILTN at VM.SC.EDU>
       Subject:       Japanese zibun modification
    2) From:     Welcome Sekwati <WelcomeS at>
       Subject:   Some Info on communication between the blind and the sighted.
    3) From:     Michael Kliffer <kliffer at mcmail.CIS.McMaster.CA>
       Subject:   English Possessive Datives
    4) From:     orozcor <orozcor at acf2.NYU.EDU>
       Subject:  Book/publisher query

  8.134, Disc: Ebonics

    1) From:     Max Copperman <Max.Copperman at>
       Subject:  Re: 8.127, Disc: Ebonics
    2) From:     Ron Anderson <102036.1205 at CompuServe.COM>
       Subject:  RE: 8119 Ebonics
    3) From:     Johanna Rubba <jrubba at>
       Subject:  Ebonics
    4) From:     koontz at (John E. Koontz)
       Subject:  Re: 8.128, Disc: Ebonics

  8.135, Disc: Parsers

    1) From:     Paul Deane <PDeane at>
       Subject:  RE: Parser Challenge
    2) From:     Anne <annes at>
       Subject:  Re: 8.66, Disc: Parsers
    3) From:     hammond at U.Arizona.EDU (Mike Hammond)
       Subject:  parsing SYLLABLES

  8.136, Qs: Adjectives, Discourse, Landau-Kleffner

    1) From:     Micheline Winlo <3emw1 at>
       Subject:  request for info on adjectives
    2) From:     Patricia Schneider-Zioga <pszioga at>
       Subject:  Business discourse
    3) From:     Kate Lyon <ly98kc18 at ACS.WOOSTER.EDU>
       Subject:  Landau-Kleffner Syndrome

  8.137, Disc: Low vowels in PIE

    1) From:     "Miguel Carrasquer Vidal" <mcv at>
       Subject:  Re: 8.113, Sum: Low vowels in PIE
    2) From:     Peter Daniels <pdaniels at>
       Subject:  Re: 8.113, Sum: Low vowels in PIE

  8.138, FYI: Baltic Studies, SCIE-97

    1) From:     Giedrius Subacius <subacius at>
       Subject:  The Fourth Baltic Studies Summer Institute
    2) From:     Summer School on Information Extraction < at>
       Subject:  SCIE97 1st announcement

  8.139, Calls: Cogsci97, ACL/EACL-97 Workshops, CLIC

    1) From:     Pat Langley <langley at mail.RTNA.DaimlerBenz.COM>
       Subject:  extended deadline for Cognitive Science Conference
    2) From:     Priscilla Rasmussen <rasmusse at>
       Subject:  TWO ACL/EACL-97 Workshop CFPs
    3) From:     "Jennifer Zaheer" <zaheer at HUMnet.UCLA.EDU
       Subject:  Fw: CLIC call for papers (fwd)

  8.140, Calls: OT Workshop, HPSG-4, Internet humor

    1) From:     h-ot-97 at
       Subject:  Optimality Theory Workshop Correction
    2) From:     Jean-Pierre A Koenig <jpkoenig at ACSU.Buffalo.EDU>
       Subject:  HPSG-4: Two weeks left for abstracts
    3) From:     susan at (Susan Herring)
       Subject:  Humor on the Internet

  8.141, Qs: Negation, Orwell quote, Readability

    1) From:     Matti Miestamo <matmies at>
       Subject:  Qs: Negation vs. Affirmation
    2) From:     Kate Gladstone & Andrew Haber <kate at>
       Subject:  Orwell quote; imposed social stratification of speech
    3) From:     <SHAPERJJ at>
       Subject:        readability

  8.142, FYI: PhD positions at U of Tuebingen and HIL

    1) From:     birgit.kaiser at (Birgit Kaiser)
       Subject:  PhD-position at the University of Tuebingen
    2) From:     Jeroen van de Weijer <vdweijer at>
       Subject:  Four PhD positions at HIL

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