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LINGUIST List 16.2561

Tue Sep 06 2005

Qs: Translating Nonwords;Political Direct Mail Samples

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        1.    Daniela Delia, Translating Nonwords
        2.    Angela Kirchherr, Political Direct Mail Samples


Message 1: Translating Nonwords
Date: 05-Sep-2005
From: Daniela Delia <daniela_supermsn.com>
Subject: Translating Nonwords


I am doing my research project and it mainly consists of adapating (to the
maltese language) the reading and spelling section of the PALPA. I am
finding some problems in adapting nonwords to maltese> are there any
studies which focus on how other languages adapted nonwords to their
language. are there any criteria that are needed to adapt nonwords are
they are standard for every language?

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics

Message 2: Political Direct Mail Samples
Date: 05-Sep-2005
From: Angela Kirchherr <akirchherrhotmail.com>
Subject: Political Direct Mail Samples


I'm working on a masters thesis about US-American political direct mail.
Does anyone know of any archives where I can find samples of political
direct mail from the last 40 years?

If you can help me out, please e-mail to akirchherrhotmail.com.

Thanks very much in advance!

Angela

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics



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