IT IS rare that Johnson is compelled to respond to comments. But my last post , about the fun parallels in the hybrid development of English and Dravidian languages, seems to have stirred the passions of our readers. Many of them commented, dismissing the post as (at best) misguided and (at worst) a piece of neocolonial rubbish. That is a shame. Studying the history of India’s languages can be immensely fascinating. Indian historical linguistics: Setting the record straight
Yesterday, the Open University released ‘The History of English in 10 Minutes,’ a witty animated sequence that takes you through 1600 years of linguistic history.
You Already Know a Little Arabic (PDF)
A dash is a punctuation mark, similar to a hyphen or minus sign but differing primarily in length and serving different functions. Dash
Romanization, Transcription and Transliteration (Xerox Arabic Morphogical Analysis and Generation) This is the gateway to the Xerox Arabic Morphological Analyzer and Generator, which was built using Xerox Finite-State Technology . The system accepts Modern Standard Arabic words and returns morphological analyses and English glosses.
Paul Meier Dialect Services - home - dialects - dialect coach - accent reduction - British accents - dialect instruction
Lipikaar - Type in your language
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