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Is there any language with number system that uses subtraction? (Other than Ainu)
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Are Hindi "Bigul" (बिगुल) and English "Bugle" cognates?
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Difference between dialect levelling and pidgin formation?
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Are Latin "virīlis", Punjabi "vīr", Old Irish "fer" , Wels "gwr" and Hindi "var" related?
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What do you call the same phoneme that behaves a little bit differently in particular environments?
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Is it possible that a language's number system is inherently wrong?
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Need more examples/ sources, for Ceq Wong language animal prefixes
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How does one deal with sentences starting with a connective?
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Sandhi vs Assimilation?
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Are languages losing features like honorifics due to code mixing with English?
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Causative classes in Cantonese
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Are kinship+Name Multi-word expressions?
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Which other languages have discontinuous dependencies and how are cross or long ones managed in them?
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Why do most Austronesian and Polynesian languages have low consonant vowel ratio?
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What is the linguistic cause of the formation of "competete" a wrong variant of "compete"?
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What is the function of the *dot* diacritic, when it converts /ba/ to /ra/ (if it can be called so) in Bengali?
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Is this what English/Mandarin Chinese or other 21st century dominant langauges would eventually do too? (details below)(yup that's opinion based)
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Phonological parallel of a Lexical Decision Task
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Possible absolute synonymy in PIE for 'night'?
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Can we use the reverse of mental priming to get out of the 'Mary's Room' problem?
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Are there languages which have ways to distinguish between an adjunct noun and an adjective?
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Balinese independent numerals partial reduplication
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Are there examples of phonetic mood markers at syllable/word boundaries?
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Can "da" phrase endings used in Russian and Kannada be traced back to the same origin (as in usage, not like cognates)?
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How does the pronunciation of r change from "art" to "arth"
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Does Reduplication oppose any Gricean Maxim?
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Which languages need the least paralinguistic features like facial / sound?