en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proto-Indo-European_language

Proto-Indo-European (PIE) is the linguistic reconstruction of the common ancestor of the .... Grimm showed correlations between the Germanic and other Indo-European ..... for Reconstructing the Evolutionary History of Natural Languages, pg. ... of Modern Languages, Department of World Cultures, Indo- European Studies ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albanian_language

Albanian is a language of the Indo-European family, in which it occupies an independent .... Other linguists linked the Albanian language with Latin, Greek and Armenian, while placing Germanic and Balto-Slavic in another branch of Indo-European. ...... Dr. Robert Elsie, a specialist in Albanian studies, considers that "The ...

brocku.ca/MeadProject/Sapir/Sapir_1931_a.html

To the linguist there is no real difference between a dialect and a language which can ... are merely dialect groups of a common Aryan or Indo-European language. ... and to this day a large proportion of Germans, including the educated ranks, are ... is present in the minds of all as the natural background for these variations,  ...

catalog.northeastern.edu/undergraduate/science/linguistics/linguistics.pdf

Linguistics is the scientific study of human language. A growing ... natural languages are learned and processed. ... historical linguistics) that cross into the humanities and social sciences. Students can ... researchers at the University of Kaiserslautern in Germany. Students .... its Indo-European beginnings to the present.

www.ancient.eu/Indo-European_Languages

The Indo-European languages are a family of related languages that today are ... The science of linguistics has been trying to reconstruct the Proto-Indo-European ... are studies based on the comparison of myths, laws, and social institutions. .... and West Germanic, containing Old English, Old Saxon, and Old High German.

linguistics.byu.edu/classes/Ling450ch/reports/indo-european.html

The language family called Indo-European is commonly divided into eight 'living' sub-families ... Naturally there exist relationships between these families, but the ... of the 'key-players' (both linguists and languages) in the history studies, and provide a ... A method of scientific inquiry was not to be found until three Germanic ...

pandora.cii.wwu.edu/vajda/ling201/test3materials/History_of_English.htm

Comparative linguistic studies of the modern languages descended from IE have ... The Germanic tribes were but one offshoot of the Indo-Europeans, thought to have ... b) Words for the natural environment: when Germans migrated from the ... e) Words for new social practices: wife, bride, groom are also aboriginal. folk ...

www.nytimes.com/1996/01/02/science/new-family-tree-is-constructed-for-indo-european.html

Jan 2, 1996 ... How should the family tree of the Indo-European languages be drawn? ... Using a new computer program, or algorithm, the scientists at the University of .... it shifted in ancient Gothic to "haurn" and is reflected in German as "Horn," in ... In the past, some linguists have used Germanic's ambiguous position in ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/09/170929112959.htm

Sep 29, 2017 ... Science News ... This is a schematic impression of how the different Indo- European ... European languages are of Proto-Indo-European origin, linguists say; ... English, and German -- the Germanic languages -- which stand out .... Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks:.