Re: [sig] Age of languages
- On Tue, Jun 06, 2000 at 03:36:25PM -0400, Parsla Liepa wrote:
>No, there'd be about the same amount of difficulty in understanding
> Many thanks to all who answered my question about how much
> Slavic/Eastern languages have changed over time versus Western
> languages. (It's been a hectic few weeks, I apologize for the delay)
> I had always thought that, say, a modern Polish speaker could go back to
> the 12th century and be pretty well understood, far better than a French
> or English speaker. Is that not correct, then?
the spoken language.
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