146964Re: Doing without relative, coordinate and subordinate clauses?
- Jul 1, 2007In the last episode, (On Sunday 01 July 2007 03:44:58),
> In a message dated 6/30/2007 10:50:11 AM Central Daylight Time,Yes, that would probably be more accurate. The model is Chinese, Japanese and
> jeff.rollin@... writes:
> > I
> > wanted to do without relative, coordinate and subordinate clauses, and
> > use participles and the like instead, I had no idea how to go about it.
> From your example it looks like you are not eliminating any of those types
> of clauses, but only changing the form. The relative clause reminds me of
> Chinese and Japanese.
> stevo </HTML>
other languages that are restricted to one finite verb per sentence, not
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