How Do We Know How Languages Are Related?

Submitted by: fancylad 6 months ago in Lifestyle


Linguist Arika Okrent and illustrator Sean O’Neill share the keys to understanding common threads between languages.
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Male 40,259
That was interesting.
One of my all time favorite words is "schadenfreude".
German word that means the pleasure you get from someone else's misfortune.   
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Male 6,196
I am amazed how well Humans can communicate with out having a conjoined mentality or having chromoplasts to change colors in accordance with your thoughts
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Male 969
thezigrat I won't go in to the use of Babel fish . . .
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Male 6,196
punko Ohhh Babel Fish are delicious especially on Pizza,
once you scrape off the ear wax
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