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Luke Sawczak
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How seriously do modern linguists take the idea of phonesthemes?

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"Den" or "det" in Swedish

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Phonetic distortion when words are borrowed among languages

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Name for seemingly incomplete sentences

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Does it make sense to study linguistics in order to research written communication?

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How is chapter related to head?

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How do we know the definition and meaning of words like "though"

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Which language is more complex, English or French? Is it even possible to objectively measure a language's complexity?

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Is Hebrew a language which can be transliterated programmatically according to a small set of clear rules?

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How did verb conjugation by person, number and gender appear? Why do we still use it?

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How do people deal with loanwords with highly alien phonemes?

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Is there a method for teaching through etymology/cognates?

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Are the Latin word “octo” is derived from the serial number of the letter “h” in the alpabet?

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Is there a word that describes when supposed word translations have different meaning?

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How can we use the same word in multiple different ways and distinguish the senses so easily?

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What is the exact meaning of 'common' in 'common noun'?

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Uniquenesses of Hebrew

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Reversing text -- how do different cultures and languages approach this?

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As French is a so-called Roman language, where are the cases?

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What is does mean in the stated link when the author uses "ordinary signs"

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Syntactic and semantic ambiguity

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Why do words like thence fall out of use?

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Etymology of witness in Hebrew

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Sociolinguistics and slang

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Why are there some sounds you can continue making and some you can’t?

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Why Did Koiné Greek Still Write Double Letters?

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Where online can I find a list of all the Hapax Legomena in the Hebrew Bible?

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Is there research on which diphthongs are perceived by English speakers as single sounds?

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Is www.babelfish.com/success/ a rule-based engine?

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What is morphological analysis of words to estimate their meaning called?