Ideas tagged with linguistics

How to Build a Global Tree of All Known Languages? - A Brief Demonstration.

[I] ( used the [Dedius’s binary coding (with MrBayes)] ( of the [WALS dataset] (, the softwares [Structure 2.3.4] (http...

By Julien d'Huy

Problems in Erzya subject-object-conjugation ambiguity

The Mordvin languages, Erzya and Moksha, are known for their subject and subject-object marking. The cellular structure and usage in the sibling languages diverge. Here, I discribe phenomena in Erzya. The subject-object marking in Erzya involves ambiguity and non-ambiguity for 28 non-reflexive ...

By Jack Rueter