Re: Another Essentialist Explanation: PIE
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, March 3, 2002, 20:26|
En réponse à Joe Hill <joe@...>:
> Sorry...showing linguistic ignorance...I was thinking of Modern Greek,
> which I think it's /T/.
Yep! Indeed, later Greek fricativised all its aspirated stops. So theta /t_h/
became /T/, phi /p_h/ became /f/ (through a /P/ stage maybe) and chi /k_h/
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