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Alexis Wellwood
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Why does linguistics focus on spoken languages rather than written ones?

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Is the countable vs mass noun distinction common outside English?

9 votes

How is definiteness expressed in languages with no definite article, clitic or affix?

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How do linguists deal with losing normal intuition?

7 votes

Are there languages which use the negation of 'odd' to denote 'even'?

7 votes

The paucal to denote between three to six individuals

6 votes

Does Japanese have determiners?

6 votes

How exactly are noun classes different to classifiers?

6 votes
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What are some examples of recent studies investigating strong linguistic determinism?

6 votes
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What are the motivations for which direction syntactic trees are built in (top down or bottom up)?

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What is the origin of the "hierarchy of projections", the language system or (some) conceptual system?

2 votes

Is the very concept of the phoneme disputed?

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Is there a difference between plurality in semantics and in morphology?