LINGUIST List 10.343

Fri Mar 5 1999

FYI: Gesture/language, LSA Bulletin

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  1. Robin Allott, Gesture and language equivalence
  2. LSA, March LSA Bulletin

Message 1: Gesture and language equivalence

Date: Thu, 4 Mar 1999 09:24:58 +0000
From: Robin Allott <RMAllottpercep.demon.co.uk>
Subject: Gesture and language equivalence


Earlier posts referred to the motor theory of language origin and
function. The relevant papers are on http://www.percep.demon.co.uk

For background on equivalence between language and gesture see:
http://www.percep.demon.co.uk/gesture.htm

Further illustrations of equivalence between words and gestures have
been added comprising:

English function words: 
http://www.percep.demon.co.uk/funcanim.htm

English, Japanese and French verbs: 
http://www.percep.demon.co.uk/verbanim.htm

English, Japanese and French nouns:
http://www.percep.demon.co.uk/morenoun.htm

'Head' in other languages [Latin, Greek, German, Italian, Malay etc.]:
http://www.percep.demon.co.uk/head5.htm



Robin Allott email: RMAllottpercep.demon.co.uk
 http://www.percep.demon.co.uk
 tel/fax: +44 1323 492300
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Message 2: March LSA Bulletin

Date: Thu, 4 Mar 1999 10:08:02 -0500
From: LSA <lsalsadc.org>
Subject: March LSA Bulletin



The March 1999 LSA Bulletin is now available on the LSA web site:
http://www.lsadc.org
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