Theiling Online    Sitemap    Conlang Mailing List HQ   

Re: a "natural language" ?

From:Stephen Mulraney <ataltanie@...>
Date:Sunday, December 5, 2004, 22:34
Jörg Rhiemeier wrote:
> Hallo!
> is due to regular sound changes wreaking havoc with the inherited > paradigms. Proto-Indo-European seems to have been more regular than > most of its descendants.
Surely this is just an artifact of reconstruction, which relies on regularities in the daughter langs to predict features of PIE? (late reply, forgiveness begged; 1,913 messages behind) s. -- Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of Stephen Mulraney matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so. -- Bertrand Russell