Tag: reconstruction

15 Did Ancient Greek have a rising intonation for questions? 2012-09-25T23:04:32.143

13 How does a linguist determine whether a pattern is grammatical in a language? 2012-03-13T18:06:07.727

11 To what extent has Martha's Vineyard SL been reconstructed? 2011-09-14T10:45:32.500

9 Pre-Proto-Basque: is there a methodology to establishing its vocabulary? 2012-04-21T23:16:41.937

9 Did PIE *h3 cause voicing in any other words than the "drink" word? 2015-10-15T18:39:43.833

9 Understanding the reflexes of PIE *ǵneh3- in Sanskrit, Latin and Greek 2016-12-12T21:19:30.357

8 Difference between "Leiden school" and "mainstream" Indo-Europeanists? 2015-08-18T09:38:44.033

6 Why can verbal roots in PIE only contain the vowel e? 2014-05-27T18:23:15.143

6 What are the different schools of PIE reconstruction? 2018-01-03T20:23:42.737

5 What is the oldest language that we know enough about to construct a plausible sentence in it? 2018-06-27T12:46:34.417

4 Were the so-called aspirates of PIE ever aspirated? 2014-07-05T14:19:28.580

4 Why Is It That Ancient Greek Reconstructed Pronunciation Is Always Used For Koine? 2017-08-12T22:28:08.863

3 Use of forks/chopsticks and sound change? 2014-03-19T12:00:08.620

3 Would it be possible to discover through linguistics if any non-human languages influenced known language families? 2014-04-02T18:19:40.767

2 What are some of the most divergent cognate word forms? 2018-06-27T14:27:00.547

1 Third-person singular suffix [eth] in Middle English 2012-11-13T22:32:52.380

1 Could a language be reconstructed from a dictionary and lots of natural text? 2015-04-15T05:48:14.617

1 Is Austronesian the closest relative to PIE? 2015-05-19T14:55:27.140

1 What do [ ] mean in the middle of a reconstructed pronunciation? 2015-08-18T08:12:55.053

1 Literature on the reconstruction of proto-Greek 2015-08-24T09:34:35.630

1 Potential gaps in the pIE phonological system? 2016-07-06T08:04:53.113

1 The naturalness principle for [a] and [e]? 2017-04-23T17:10:05.447