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A phonetic sequence, consisting of two vowel targets, that is interpreted as a single vowel.
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Study of the origin and development of languages.
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Questions about the grammar, syntax, intonation, etc of asking and requesting.
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For questions about the passive, a grammatical voice.
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For questions asking for datasets for a specific linguistic purpose and for questions on details of public or frequently used linguistic datasets.
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Production of dictionaries and analysis of the relationships between the words of a language.
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A language family spoken in an area from Southeastern Europe and the Mediterranean to Siberia and Western China.
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For questions concerning the Indo-Aryan languages like Sanskrit, Pali, Hindi-Urdu, Bengali, Singhalese, and Romani.
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A Romance language spoken in Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique and other former Portuguese colonies. For non-linguistic questions about the Portuguese language, visit our sister site Portuguese Lan…
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Variation of pitch that is not used to distinguish words (see "tone"), but to indicate e.g. speaker's emotions, important information or different kinds of sentences (such as declarative sentences v…
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The explanation or translation of one set of terms with another set of terms, where the second set is typically written between the lines of the text written with the first set.
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A special verb form not inflected for person and number.
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for questions about the process, techniques, and methodology of identification of unknown languages. Don't use this tag for questions asking to identify a language or a script based on sp…
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For question about the Sumerian language, an Ancient language used from the 3rd millenium BCE upto the 1st century CE in the Iraq.
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Change in the form of a word depending on the grammatical features of another word.
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A word consisting of more than one root.
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Definite noun phrases refer to entities that are specific and identifiable in a given context.
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A number category expressing a higher number than other categories existing in that language (such as singular, dual, paucal).
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National language of Georgia. Member of the Kartvelian language family.
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