LINGUIST List 13.353

Sat Feb 9 2002

Qs: German Dialect Samples, English Idioms

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  1. Ilona Vandergriff, German Dialect Samples
  2. Marek Matura, Idioms with First Names

Message 1: German Dialect Samples

Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2002 13:51:36 -0800
From: Ilona Vandergriff <vdgriffsfsu.edu>
Subject: German Dialect Samples



 I am looking for online German dialect samples and
would be grateful for any tips.



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Ilona Vandergriff
Assistant Professor, German Program
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
1600 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132

vdgriffsfsu.edu
Fx: (415) 405-0588
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Message 2: Idioms with First Names

Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2002 00:23:23 +0100
From: Marek Matura <mapekskrzynka.pl>
Subject: Idioms with First Names




Dear Linguists,

I am writing to you to ask you for some information.

I am writing my M.A. thesis here in Poland at Jagiellonian University
- English philology. I am facing awful problems because I cannot find
any books that I could use for my M.A. project. It's partially
connected with the topic that my tutor has given me. The topic is
"Idioms with First Names". I kept searchin libraries in Warsaw,
Cracow, Gdansk, Kalisz, Poznan and I found only one book about the
theory of Idioms. But that is not enough. I will be very grateful if
you could give me some information where to write for help or who
could help me. I count on your help. I am looking forward to hearing
from you soon.

Marek Matura
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