Re: Presentation on Language Creation
|From:||Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>|
|Date:||Friday, October 4, 2002, 7:31|
Nik Taylor wrote:
>Andreas Johansson wrote:
> > Tangentially, the author contrasts Sumerian vs "Eurasian". Does the
> > term have linguistic meaning beyond the geographical? Sumerian,
> > was spoken in Eurasia.
>I believe that Eurasian is a term given to a hypothetical parent lang of
>a bunch of language families of Eurasia, such as IE and Altaic. Not
>sure what else is included in it.
Would this be a subgroup of Nostratic, or does it represent a rival theory?
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