LINGUIST List 16.3025|
Wed Oct 19 2005
Qs: 'Only If'
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Message 1: 'Only If'
From: Annabel Cormack <annabelling.ucl.ac.uk>
Subject: 'Only If'
Larry Horn and I would like to know whether there is a language which has a
single lexical item for reverse implication. It should translate 'only if' for
example in (1):
(1) Only if the cat is very hungry will it eat cabbage
Please send suggestions to laurence.hornyale.edu and/or annabelling.ucl.ac.uk.
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
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