[LMB] OT: history of linguistics

A. Marina Fournier saffronrose at me.com
Thu Sep 1 06:06:38 BST 2011


On Aug 4, 2011, at 7:53 AM, Tom Vinson wrote:
> Much in the spirit of _1066 and All That_, but more condensed.
> 
> "A Student's Guide to the History of Linguistics Based
> on Example Sentences"
> 
> http://specgram.com/CLXII.3/04.neumayer.examples.html


Finally got to it. It's more in the spirit of the Tom Swifties set of examples in Studies out in Left Field, which book is screamingly funny if you're in linguistics, but pretty incomprehensible for the rest of humanity.

A. Marina Fournier
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