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Re: Senjecan lexicon

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  • qiihoskeh
    ... My lexicons never get anywhere near that! ... I haven t found the thread, so I don t know the significance. But aren t nouns more likely to be derived or
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      On Mon, 5 Aug 2013 21:52:39 -0400, C. Brickner <tepeyachill@...> wrote:
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      > Hi!
      >
      > I have finally finished counting the number of words in the Senjecan lexicons.
      > Counting only the lemmata, there are 3,418 words.
      > Counting compounds and derivative words the total would be 3-4 times greater.

      My lexicons never get anywhere near that!

      > Some time ago there was a thread about the percentage of verbs in a lexicon.
      > I have figured that out.   49% of the lemmata are verbs.
      > What is the significance of that, if any?
      >
      >
      >Charlie

      I haven't found the thread, so I don't know the significance. But aren't nouns more likely to be derived or compounds?
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