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LINGUIST List 24.2761

Mon Jul 08 2013

Media: Are Sounds Of The Caucasus Shaped By The Mountains Themselves?

Editor for this issue: Brent Woo <bwoolinguistlist.org>

Date: 08-Jul-2013
From: Brent Woo <bwoolinguistlist.org>
Subject: Are Sounds Of The Caucasus Shaped By The Mountains Themselves?
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Radio Free Europe presents a short discussion of some research that has investigated whether or not geography of an area has an effect on the structure and sounds of a language.

Read more: http://www.rferl.org/content/language-caucasus-geography-mountains-circassian-georgian-armenian/25039081.html



Linguistic Field(s): Phonology

Subject Language(s): Adyghe (ady)
Avaric (ava)
Chechen (che)
Georgian (kat)

Language Family(ies): East Caucasian
Northwest Caucasian
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