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Third-person singular used for emphasis in online communication -- Why?

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Have there been attempts in making artificial alphabets for the Indo-European languages?

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The Origin of the Word 'Mammoth'

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Why do so many loan words have a different pronunciations of letters like X and Q (among others)?

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Representation of /o/ phoneme in Cuneiform

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About phrasal verbs, separable verb and verbs with adverbs

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Does there exist a pair of words with the same parts of speech, same base form, but different inflections?

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Why are there top-level words in Akkadian dictionary, all of which are unpronounceable directly?

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Which part of the Oracc data is to be used for pronunciation of Akkadian words?

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What is the meaning of these verbal roots in The Concise Dictionary of Akkadian?

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Why is the vowel in “caught” in General American English transcribed to /ɔ/

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What does a tilde between angle brackets mean?

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Was the word 'vehicle' first used as a concrete noun or as an abstract noun?

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Which non-Indoeuropean languages have noun-adjective agreement?

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What linguistic evidence is there in support of/in opposition to the account of the Tower of Babel?

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Are the Croatian word "radije" (rather) and English word "rather" related?

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Is morphology of English mostly done by its etymology?

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Why aren't Phonetic Components in Chinese called PHONOLOGICAL Components?

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What differences are between Ablative of Manner and Ablative of Means/Instrument?

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Why are letters with a stroke not decomposed in Unicode?

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Middle Egyptian name for Seshat: Sšꜣt or Zẖꜣt?

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Are auxiliaries not lexical?

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Why does the IPA use four main vowel heights?

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Can broad and narrow transcription be distinguished by whether a transcription makes use of diacritics?

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Why do languages seem to lose the dual number in particular?

6 votes

Word for difference between "in" and "into"

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How to understand the differences and similarities between the orders in Greek and Latin alphabets, for memorizing?

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Does this way of organizing Greek consonants make sense?

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Is eta in Ancient Greek transliterated as long e or h?

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Orthographies that use diacritics to mark grammatical tone

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