A Turkish origin for Indo-European languages : Nature News & Comment   Leave a comment

“Languages as diverse as English, Russian and Hindi can trace their roots back more than 8,000 years to Anatolia — now in modern-day Turkey. That’s the conclusion of a study1 that assessed 103 ancient and contemporary languages using a technique normally used to study the evolution and spread of disease. The researchers hope that their findings can settle a long-running debate about the origins of the Indo-European language group.”

AN : an innovative approach to determining liguistic roots….

http://www.nature.com/news/a-turkish-origin-for-indo-european-languages-1.11270

via A Turkish origin for Indo-European languages : Nature News & Comment.

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Posted August 24, 2012 by arnoneumann in Language

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