History of the Indo-European language family
In this episode, Dr. Smith, Jr., discusses the history of the Indo-European family and how different languages are related. He explains how linguists developed a systematic reconstruction of Germanic languages, and points out the contributions of Grimm and Verner in developing laws of language development. Dr. Smith, Jr., also stresses predictability and patterning in language structure.
Metropolitan Educational Television Association, New York City; Institute for Research in Human Communication, University of Buffalo
Indiana University Audio-Visual Center; National Educational Television
Language and languages ; Linguistics ; Indo-European languages.
National Educational Television
IUL Moving Image Archive
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10 Films (4:48:43); 16mm
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IULMIA Film Database: 40000003331966; Other: GR00452502; MDPI Barcode: 40000003331966
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