Tulugaq has been wondering about the length of pauses in carrier phrases (sorry Bill, carrier, not Carrier).
Jabal al-Lughat has been providing us with some choice quotes from colonial-era language books, and the “elaborate series of grunts and gestures” of Siwi sound fascinating. (I’m saving the google earth maps for a special post.)
My mami has been busy, and wäwa Wamut’s been neglecting his duties as a blogger except to post photos of bäru mala. Jane’s been looking at Elkin’s papers, and I have been acquiring more of an insight into linguistics undergrads at the anthropologically fascinating LinguisticsAnonymous. Heidi has a suggestion for fieldwork.