LINGUIST List 12.1238

Fri May 4 2001

Qs: OT/Manam/Murinbata, Presuppositions/Russian

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  1. Naturapharma, optimality theory: Manam & Murinbata
  2. Olga Vybornova, presuppositions in Russian

Message 1: optimality theory: Manam & Murinbata

Date: Thu, 3 May 2001 09:32:06 +0200
From: Naturapharma <infonaturapharma.nl>
Subject: optimality theory: Manam & Murinbata

I am looking for the ranking metrical constraints (in optimality theory) of
the stress patterns in Manam en Murinbata. Given these next words.

Manam:
'pa.tu
si.'na.ba
ta.'nep.wa
'ma.la.'bon
'em.be.pi
ta.'nep.wa.'ti.na

Mutinbata:
'ba
'mam.ne
'la.ma.'la
'wa.lu.'mu.ma
'pe.re.'we.re.'ten


Who knows where (on the internet) there is something to be found on this
matter?

Richard
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Message 2: presuppositions in Russian

Date: Fri, 04 May 2001 12:41:02 +0400
From: Olga Vybornova <omostmail.ru>
Subject: presuppositions in Russian

Dear colleagues!

My name is Olga Vybornova. I study in Moscow Linguistic University,
Russia. The subject of my thesis is
"Presuppositional component of communication and its applied modeling".
I would very much like to get in touch with Russian linguists who are
interested in the subject of presuppositions. If somebody could
recommend me some books in Russian written in 1998-2001 (I am especially
interested in classification of presuppositions in Ruissian), I would
really appreciate it.
I am looking forward to mutually useful cooperation.

Olga Vybornova
omostmail.ru
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