|From:||deinx nxtxr <deinx.nxtxr@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 28, 2008, 0:12|
> [mailto:CONLANG@listserv.brown.edu] On Behalf Of Jake B> Though we borrow little from them. I see your point, but > honestly you never looked at many Asiatic languages before. I > studied them, and at least 70-80 percent of pictiograms are > borrowings from Mandarin Chinese.And English has about 70% Latinate vocabulary, but it's not Latin or even Romance.