LINGUIST List 14.3207

Sat Nov 22 2003

Qs: Sluicing Sentences; English/Japanese Politeness

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  1. Ting-Chi Wei, sluicing in languages
  2. Yuka Makita, Politeness in English and Japanese

Message 1: sluicing in languages

Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2003 22:17:05 -0500 (EST)
From: Ting-Chi Wei <>
Subject: sluicing in languages

I want to know the sluicing sentences in languages such as Hebrew,
Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and English.

Subject-Language: Hebrew; Code: HBR 
Language-Family: Japanese Family; Code: JP 
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Message 2: Politeness in English and Japanese

Date: Sat, 22 Nov 2003 02:44:40 -0500 (EST)
From: Yuka Makita <>
Subject: Politeness in English and Japanese

Dear members,


I'm Mizuta, a student at Chubu University, Japan. I'm writing BA thesis
about ''politeness'', especially, comparing Japanese and English
politeness. And, now, I need more and more data of English politeness.
If you have interest in my research, please send an e-mail to or Then, I will send you my
questionnaire concerning English politeness.

Thank you for your help in advance.

Best wishes, 

Subject-Language: English; Code: ENG 
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