non-contact of language

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Apr 23 04:27:44 UTC 2014

On Tue, Apr 22, 2014 at 8:42 AM, David Barnhart <dbarnhart at>wrote:

> how similar can the language of isolated groups be?

Similar to what? Similar to the language of other isolated groups in
particular or similar to language, in general?

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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