Re: Proto-Indo-European questions
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Friday, June 9, 2000, 11:13|
At 11:54 09/06/00 +0100, you wrote:
>Just a few questions on PIE morphology. I thought I'd put them to the
>collective wisdom of the list, since the WWW offers me no answers, and I
>can't find them in any of my books.
>What were the PIE "secondary" verbal endings? And what were the dual verbal
>inflections. I know what they were used for, but what did they look like?
>The Sanskrit endings -vah, -thah and -tah in the present points to IE forms
>*-wos *-dhos (?) *-tos, are these correct and what were the forms in the
>other "tenses". While we're at it, what were the dual pronouns? Please,
>please, please help me! Aredos' future depends on this!
If you give me a few hours, I'll go back home and bring my little booklet
on PIE. It's quite small, but rather full as for verbal endings. I'll be
back in front of a computer tonight so if I don't forget the book you
should have an answer tonight (well, as I know the list someone will have
answered the question already,but at least I can try :) ).
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