rate of language change

manaster at umich.edu manaster at umich.edu
Sun Jan 31 17:57:03 UTC 1999

The real question is how old some of these constructions
are in French.  They are certainly not as recnet as
Larry seems to assuming.

On Tue, 26 Jan 1999, Larry Traskmentioned (inter alia)

> 	Jean, il l'a achetee, la bagnole.

> 	Paul, Marie a couche avec.

> 	Vla la meuf qui s'est fait peta son keus.

> 	Paul, Marie, elle a couche avec.

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