A cranberry morpheme is a part of a word whose meaning is long lost. What is the 'cran' that gives us 'cranberries?' This blog is about the mysteries of language. The lost and forgotten odds and ends. These are my cranberry letters from me to you.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
A linguistic survey of India
Thanks to Language Hat for pointing this out. The New Linguistic Survey of India, a massive six-year, $100 million project has finally concluded. The task documented 780 languages and will be published in 50 volumes. Whoa. Click the link to read more.