[b-hebrew] Ayin and Ghayin

Read, James C K0434995 at kingston.ac.uk
Mon Oct 31 07:34:48 EST 2005


Also, for what it's worth, the clearest american accent I have ever heard 
was that of an old friend from Georgia.

-----Original Message-----
From: b-hebrew-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org on behalf of Peter Kirk
Sent: Mon 10/31/2005 11:35 AM
To: Karl Randolph
Cc: b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Ayin and Ghayin
 
On 30/10/2005 18:42, Karl Randolph wrote:

>... how can 
>we claim, as Randall Buth claims, that we can know 
>exactly how ancient people pronounced their languages? ...
>  
>

Has Randall Buth claimed this? From what I remember he recognised that 
there was significant uncertainty, but that his version represents the 
most probable reconstruction based on the limited available evidence.

-- 
Peter Kirk
peter at qaya.org (personal)
peterkirk at qaya.org (work)
http://www.qaya.org/

_______________________________________________
b-hebrew mailing list
b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/b-hebrew

This email has been scanned for all viruses by the MessageLabs Email
Security System.


This email has been scanned for all viruses by the MessageLabs Email
Security System.


More information about the b-hebrew mailing list