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Unformatted text preview: etymology obscure the effects of sound laws and how this is opposed to the Neogrammarian Hypothesis. 6. List the ten branches of the Indo-European language family. 7. Apply Grimm's Law to produce the English consonants corresponding to the reconstructed PIE consonants as given by cognate forms. e.g., Skt. j ivas, Lat. v ivus, Gk b ios (<* g w iH 3 wos) = Eng ___ick Skt. pip arti, Lat. p or-ta, Gk. p era = Eng ___are Skt. h ari, Lat. h olus, Gk. kh lo-ros (< *gh el-) = Eng ___old Skt. d rnti, Gk. d er = Eng ___ear 8. Apply the Great English Vowel Shift to Old English terms to produce the modern descendant. e.g., OE s = NE s____th OE h r = NE h____r OE sacu = NE s___ke OE re = NE ____r OE hwl = NE wh___le OE g = NE g___...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course LING 2100 taught by Professor Delisi during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
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