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Re: Ishtalo grammar sketch

From:dirk elzinga <dirk.elzinga@...>
Date:Tuesday, November 21, 2000, 16:17
On Mon, 20 Nov 2000, Keith Alasdair Mylchreest wrote:

> As far as I know Comanche > and Lakota belong to completely different language families, and as > someone has already said, they might have no more in common than say > English and Basque!
Quite right. Comanche belongs to the Numic group of Uto-Aztecan; it's closest relation is Shoshoni. Lakota, of course, is Siouan, a very different language family (pace Greenberg). Dirk -- Dirk Elzinga