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Are these similarities coincidental?

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How did Latin drop noun declension?

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Is the Polish preposition w a clitic?

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How did the Latin past participle suffix -atus develop into modern French -é?

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What explains the sound development from Latin -vi- to French -dg- ?

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Why does the name for Germany vary so much between languages?

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How similar are Polish and Slovenian?

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How and why did so many French letters become silent?

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What are the practical implications of Ludwig Wittgenstein's theories in the field of linguistics?

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Why there are no grammatical cases in the French language?

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Why in most (all?) languages don't adjectives have gender independently of the nouns they modify?

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Why do people from a certain region sometimes have difficulty pronouncing certain sounds?

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difference between Isolating (analytics) vs inflected (fusional) vs agglutinative languages

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Lithuanian possessive perfect

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Is there a term that refers to a mapping between a person and the adjective that describes them?

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Romance-like pronominal verbs elsewhere

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Origin of the word/root 'del'

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Constructions like the double accusative outside of the Ancient Greek word "διδασκειν"

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How different were proto Italic and proto Celtic?

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Why do Spanish and Greek have such a similar phonology?

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Deriving context from alien signal

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Interesting exemplary cases where natural/political boundaries have led to language divergence

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Where does the word "How" come from?

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How did the English word inveigle evolve from the Latin aboculus?

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What motivates / allows preposition stranding in English, but disallows it in other languages, like Mandarin?

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When does the voiceless velar fricative, [x], undergo voicing?

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Languages that are gaining morphological distinctions

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What is the nature of the voiceless velar fricative, [x], in Polish?

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Is it possible for a word-initial vowel to not have a glottal stop before it?

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Why is the Polish pronunciation of Łódź [wut͡ɕ] rather than [wudʑ]?