The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots - Shipley, Joseph Twadell, Professor

There are no direct records of the original Indo-European speech. By comparing the vocabularies of its various descendants, however, it is possible to reconstruct the basic Indo-European roots with considerable confidence. In "The Origins of English Words, " Shipley catalogues these proposed roots and follows the often devious, always fascinating, ... Read More

The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots 2001, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780801867842

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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots 1984, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801830044

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