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LINGUIST List 18.964

Thu Mar 29 2007

Lingoku: Comics, & More

Editor for this issue: Dan Parker <danlinguistlist.org>


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        1.     linguist, Check out Fun Ddrive Friday!


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Message 1: Check out Fun Ddrive Friday!
Date: 29-Mar-2007
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: Check out Fun Ddrive Friday!


Dear Subscribers, 

Welcome back to the second week of Fun dDrive Friday!

As you may have noticed last weekend, every Friday during our annual fund drive,
we temporarily alter the home page to showcase the new fun features we create to
help encourage your donations.

This Friday, be sure not to miss the Linguist of the Day, a popular Fund Drive
feature since 2006! This Friday will be a personal biography from Noam Chomsky.

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/linguists/LinguistOfTheDayIndex.cfm

We would also like to bring your attention to our three newest features unveiled
this Fun dDrive Friday.

The second issue of our Superhero Comic Book Movie, The Adventures of
C-Commander and the Disambiguator, is now available! Watch the flash movie to
follow The Disambiguator and C-Commander in their struggle to return the
LINGUIST List sun back to the linguistics community.

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/background-story/comic2.cfm

Who said you can't whistle while you work? Listen to this year's Fund Drive
Theme Song!

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/theme-song/musicvideo.cfm

Lingoku: Try your hand at our Sudoku-inspired puzzle! The objective of the
game is to fill in the 3x3 grid so that every row, every column, and every box
contains every vowel. Submit your completed puzzles, and prizes will be awarded
to the five people who solve the most puzzles within the next week!

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/puzzles-games/

Prizes for Lingoku:
1. a copy of Agreement by Greville G. Corbett, 2006, Cambridge University Press,
donated by Greville G. Corbett
2. a one-year subscription to the International Journal of Bilingual Education
and Bilingualism, donated by Multilingual Matters
3. a copy of Convert Text to Phonetic Spelling (USA accent), donated by
Tom Zurinskas
4. a copy of Studies on Modern Phonetics and Phonology by Lu, Jilun & Wang
Jialing. (eds.) 2004. Tianjin: Tianjin Academy of Social Science, donated by
Gang Gu
5. a one-year subscription to Linguistics & Science Fiction Newsletter, donated
by Suzette Haden Elgin

Periodically check the site over the weekend to play the games and see what else
is new. Please remember to DONATE when you visit our site. Fund Drive is the
only time of year we ask for your contributions to help keep our services
available and free.

Enjoy our Fun dDrive pages today and throughout the weekend!

Sincerely,
-The LINGUIST Crew






This Year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $55,000. This money will go to help keep the 
List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.

See below for donation instructions, and don't forget to check out our Fund Drive 2007 
LINGUIST List Superhero Adventure for some Fund Drive fun!

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/ 

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We would like to thank all of the publishers and subscribers who
donated prizes for this year's Fund Drive games, puzzles, and 
competitions.

Publisher Prize Donors: 

Cascadilla Press 
Continuum 
Edinburgh University Press
Hodder Arnold
Mouton de Gruyter
Multilingual Matters
Sage Publications

 
Subscriber Prize Donors:
 
Rusudan Amirejibi-Mullen
Paola Attolino
Cristiano Chesi
Greville G. Corbett
Rosa J. Garcia B. Cordova
Gang Gu
Suzette Haden Elgin
Lise Menn
Claus Dieter Pusch
Sandra Thompson
Thorsten Trippel
Tom Zurinskas
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http://www.elra.info. 
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http://www.press.georgetown.edu 
Hodder Arnold 
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John Benjamins 
http://www.benjamins.com/ 
http://www.benjamins.nl/ 
Lincom GmbH 
http://www.lincom.eu 
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Rodopi 
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http://www.rodopi.nl 
Springer 
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International Pragmatics Assoc. 
http://www.ipra.be 
Linguistic Assoc. of Finland 
http://www.ling.helsinki.fi/sky/ 
Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics / Landelijke - LOT 
http://www.lotpublications.nl/ 
SIL International 
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