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11 votes
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Is there any language with number system that uses subtraction? (Other than Ainu)

5 votes
2 answers
903 views

Are Hindi "Bigul" (बिगुल) and English "Bugle" cognates?

4 votes
1 answer
511 views

Are Latin "virīlis", Punjabi "vīr", Old Irish "fer" , Wels "gwr" and Hindi "var" related?

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1 answer
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Difference between dialect levelling and pidgin formation?

3 votes
3 answers
160 views

What do you call the same phoneme that behaves a little bit differently in particular environments?

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Need more examples/ sources, for Ceq Wong language animal prefixes

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274 views

Is it possible that a language's number system is inherently wrong?

2 votes
1 answer
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Are languages losing features like honorifics due to code mixing with English?

2 votes
1 answer
239 views

Sandhi vs Assimilation?

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117 views

How does one deal with sentences starting with a connective?

1 vote
1 answer
31 views

Are kinship+Name Multi-word expressions?

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38 views

Causative classes in Cantonese

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1 answer
158 views

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) [closed]

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Which other languages have discontinuous dependencies and how are cross or long ones managed in them?

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291 views

Why do most Austronesian and Polynesian languages have low consonant vowel ratio?

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Which languages need the least paralinguistic features like facial / sound?

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108 views

Does Reduplication oppose any Gricean Maxim?

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71 views

Are there languages which have ways to distinguish between an adjunct noun and an adjective?

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1 answer
109 views

Can we use the reverse of mental priming to get out of the 'Mary's Room' problem? [closed]

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59 views

Balinese independent numerals partial reduplication

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2 answers
252 views

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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Are there examples of phonetic mood markers at syllable/word boundaries?

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Phonological parallel of a Lexical Decision Task

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Possible absolute synonymy in PIE for 'night'?