Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases mutually unintelligible,
language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.
Chinese is ...
Written Language. The Chinese language is the oldest written language in the
world with at least six thousand years of history. Chinese character inscriptions ...
Interest in Chinese language is growing around the world as developments in
transport and communications make this planet seem a smaller place. Mandarin
Putting and Taking Events in Mandarin Chinese. Jidong Chen . ... Semantically-
Oriented Vowel Reduction in an Amazonian Language ..... Jeikó, Brazil.
www2.hawaii.edu/~lylecamp/CAMPBELL BLS isolates.pdf
attempt to answer the questions: How many language isolates are there? How
can we advance knowledge of .... Koguryo possible language, NE China,
Manchuria, Korea, 1-8 centuries. CE, known only from .... Itonama, Bolivia. Jeikó,
Indigenous languages of the Americas are spoken by indigenous peoples from
Alaska and ... These indigenous languages consist of dozens of distinct
language families, as well as many ... Je (13) (also known as Gê, Jêan, Gêan, Ye
); Jeikó †; Jivaroan (2) (also known as Hívaro) ..... Varieties of Chinese (2);
Table Only languages attested linguistically are included. Extinct languages are
shown in italics. A number in ... E. Jeikó [Jeico] Brazil. F. Kamakán Brazil.
Language Isolates and Their History, or, What's Weird, Anyway? ... Putting and
Taking Events in Mandarin Chinese. Jidong Chen . ...... Jeikó, Brazil.
Dec 2, 2016 ... Thousands of languages were spoken by various peoples in North and South
America prior to their first contact with Europeans.
Ket language and its implications for the reconstruction of Proto-Yeniseian. .....
Akroá-Mirim, Xakriabá, Ingain and Jeikó data are limited to low-quality wordlists.
.... glides are better analyzed as parts of raising diphthongs (like Chinese medials