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28 votes

Is there a language where people do not use weight for mass?

16 votes
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Are there any languages that have a pronoun which is only used to refer to royalty?

9 votes

Did the removal of Chinese characters have an impact on Korean and Vietnamese?

8 votes

Are natural languages turing complete?

5 votes

Why Korean transcriptions of Japanese words uses the letters ㄱ,ㄷ,ㅈ for initial /k/, /t/, /tɕ/ while using ㅋ,ㅌ,ㅊ for other languages?

5 votes

Languages with evidentiality as a language of science

4 votes

Do any languages have kinship terms for the relationship between the respective parents of a married couple?

4 votes

How do languages distinguish proper nouns from common nouns?

4 votes

How do languages with case deal with 'sentential arguments'?

3 votes
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word2vec: Why does the famous equation |king⟩+|woman⟩-|man⟩≃|queen⟩ hold?

2 votes

Do humans differ from other animals by being able to push and pop memory?

2 votes

Differences in referring to people's houses in different languages

2 votes

Why are ㅔ and ㅐ referred to as diphthongs?

2 votes

Are there languages where the imperative of "to be" (as in "be happy") is non-existent or achievable through vastly different means?

1 vote

Word meaning as function of the composition of its phonemes

1 vote

Is it possible to test statistical significance of difference between two distance/similarity scores?

0 votes

Are there any languages with greetings that could be easily mixed up with other phrases?