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Re: Language Change

From:Ed Heil <edheil@...>
Date:Friday, January 7, 2000, 2:10
> > Is it probable that adjective case agreement would appear at the same time, > or does that come afterwards? > > I know that (some of) the baltic sea Finno-Ugric languages (Finnish, for > instance) do have agreement, though those in Siberia generally don't. I'm > not sure though if this actually is proof for such a statement. > > -- M i e k k o
That I don't know. In fact, I don't even know how widespread adjective agreement is in PIE. Did it show up in all of the branches or only some? Does anyone know? --------------------------------------------------------------------- ---------------------------------------------------------------------