Re: definite/indefinite articles
|From:||John Cowan <cowan@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, April 3, 2003, 11:08|
BP Jonsson scripsit:
> The similarity between Arxangel'sk and Bulgarian articles is really
> Maybe its precursor was optionally present in proto-Slavic?
IIRC the Bulgarian article derives from a demonstrative, just like in
Romance and Germanic.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan email@example.com
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