Semitic and Indo-European

Volume II: Comparative morphology, syntax and phonetics

Author
Saul Levin | SUNY, Binghamton
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This is a sequel to the author's Semitic and Indo-European: The Principal Etymologies (1995). That volume provided the key examples of morphological correspondences between the Semitic and the Indo-European languages. In this sequel, the author analyzes correspondences of structure, either within a certain group of languages or belonging to a distantly related group, by looking at inflectional morphology, case, grammar, and phonology. Thus are uncovered the prehistoric means of oral communication, linking the forerunners of ancient societies in Asia, Africa, and Europe, as they talked about livestock or revealed some inner sentiment.
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 226]  2002.  xviii, 592 pp.
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“[...] the matrial which Levin has essembled retains the capacity to fascinate and intrigue us.”
“[...] a treasury of words that have correspondences in these several languages across language family divides.”
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