15.3369, Qs: Japanese Survey; Seeking Citation

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Subject: 15.3369, Qs: Japanese Survey; Seeking Citation

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1)
Date: 01-Dec-2004
From: Hee-Soo Kim < heesooclara at umich.edu >
Subject: Japanese Survey

2)
Date: 01-Dec-2004
From: Robert Orr < colkitto at sprint.ca >
Subject: Seeking Citation



-------------------------Message 1 ----------------------------------
Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2004 14:06:55
From: Hee-Soo Kim < heesooclara at umich.edu >
Subject: Japanese Survey


Hello!

I am a PhD student at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, working on the
comparative analysis of Korean, Japanese and English passives. Since I am
not a native speaker of Japanese, I want to consult some native speakers on
whether I understand the Japanese data (I'm using in my dissertation)
correctly. Right now, I have only 6 questions.

Please email me at heesooclara at yahoo.com if you are willing to share with
me your intuition as a native speaker.

Thank you very much.

Best wishes,

Hee-Soo Kim

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories

Subject Language(s): Japanese (Language Code: JPN)




-------------------------Message 2 ----------------------------------
Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2004 14:06:58
From: Robert Orr < colkitto at sprint.ca >
Subject: Seeking Citation



Could anyone please provide the exact source for Max Muller's pronouncement:

''To me, an ethnologist who speaks of an Aryan race, Aryan blood, Aryan
eyes and hair, is as great a sinner as a linguist who speaks of as
dolichocephalic dictionary or a brachycephalic grammar .... If I say
Aryans, I mean neither blood nor bones, nor hair, nor culture, I mean
simply those who speak an Aryan language.''

Thanks in advance, Robert Orr

Linguistic Field(s): Not Applicable






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