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Query Details

Query Subject:   Corsu
Author:   Leo Van Riel
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Lexicography

Query:   I searched the whole web for information on 'CORSU' the language. I
found some rough information, good enough to start. Can someone help
me to find in a short time a lot of information, by E-mail with
attachment, for instance.

Thanks a lot

Van Riel

Mon, 28 Apr 1997 18:16:02 +0200 (MET DST)
Julia Lavid Lopez
Updated impact index

Dear colleagues,

I am looking for an updated impact index of journals on theoretical
linguistics and related fields (cognitive science, socio- and
psycholinguistics, discourse studies, etc...) Can anybody send me
updated information about it, please?

Many thanks to all,


Mon, 28 Apr 1997 09:05:15 +0100 (BST)
Julie Coleman

Does anyone know of a specialist net to discuss lexicology and


Julie Coleman
English Department Leicester University University Road
Leicester UK LE1 7RH (44) (0116) 252 2635

Fri, 25 Apr 1997 11:12:54 -0400 (EDT)
Alfred F. Rosa
E-mail for John Algeo

Does anyone know the e-mail and regular mail address for John Algeo?
Thanks for your help?

Professor Alfred Rosa ||
Department of English ||
P.O. Box 54030 ||
University of Vermont || ''The limits of my language
Burlington, VT 05405-0114 || mean the limits of my
Telephone: 802-656-4139 || world.''
Fax: 802-656-3055 ||
e-mail: arosa@zoo.uvm.edu || --Ludwig Wittgenstein
Prodigy: kgdx32a ||
LL Issue: 8.632
Date posted: 30-Apr-1997


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