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Luboš Motl
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Is there a difference between the terms `plosive` and `stop`?

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Can a vowel be a consonant?

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Do "shew" and "eschew" come from the same root?

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What do [ ] mean in the middle of a reconstructed pronunciation?

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Is there any logic to required double negatives, or is that "just the way it is"?

2 votes

Why are vocal cord vibrations quasi periodic and not periodic?

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What is the inflexive Indo-European language that has least fusions?

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Is the word the name of a person or an adjective?

2 votes

Why did the 'ie' survive through the many German orthography reforms?

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Can a case system in a language help resolve gramatical ambiguites?

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What is the origin of the Icelandic Ð, ð, eth?

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Why does not 'the x dislikes the y and the y is a fox' = 'the x dislikes the fox'?

1 vote

Why are some sea mammals called "sea pigs"?