Speaking at SBL 2017 on Linking Lexical Resources

I’m again speaking at the SBL Annual Meeting, this time in Boston. My topic is basically the “lemma lattice” work started by Ulrik Sandborg-Petersen and I back in 2006 but which I’ve never presented in this sort of setting before.

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Four Types of But

In his talk on adversive conjunction in Gothic at the 29th UCLA Indo-European Conference, Jared Klein started with a wonderful example paragraph in English.

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A Tour of Greek Morphology: Part 19

Part nineteen of a tour through Greek inflectional morphology to help get students thinking more systematically about the word forms they see (and maybe teach a bit of general linguistics along the way).

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Off to the UCLA Indo-European Conference

Tomorrow I’m off to Los Angeles for the Twenty-Ninth Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference.

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A Tour of Greek Morphology: Part 18

Part eighteen of a tour through Greek inflectional morphology to help get students thinking more systematically about the word forms they see (and maybe teach a bit of general linguistics along the way).

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A Tour of Greek Morphology: Part 17

Part seventeen of a tour through Greek inflectional morphology to help get students thinking more systematically about the word forms they see (and maybe teach a bit of general linguistics along the way).

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pyuca 1.2 Released with Support for New Versions of Unicode

pyuca is my pure-Python implementation of the Unicode Collation Algorithm—a library I use almost every day to properly sort Greek (although the library is not Greek-specific). I was recently asked how to use pyuca with a more recent DUCET than 6.3.0. That led to me needing to make a number of changes to the core code so it now supports 8.0.0, 9.0.0 and 10.0.0 as long as you have the right Python version.

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A Tour of Greek Morphology: Part 16

Part sixteen of a tour through Greek inflectional morphology to help get students thinking more systematically about the word forms they see (and maybe teach a bit of general linguistics along the way).

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A Tour of Greek Morphology: Part 15

Part fifteen of a tour through Greek inflectional morphology to help get students thinking more systematically about the word forms they see (and maybe teach a bit of general linguistics along the way).

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More Vocabulary Statistics

With a boost in numbers on http://vocab.oxlos.org, this post looks at some slightly more detailed statistics from the first activity.

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