linguistics


Human Geography

Geographic distribution of archaeological cultures and graphic illustration of proposed population movements. Source: Haak et. al, 2015).Geographic distribution of archaeological cultures and graphic illustration of proposed population movements. Source: Haak et. al, 2015).

Geographic Spread of the Indo-European Language Family

About three billion people in the world speak a language that is part of the Indo-European family of languages. There are over 400 languages and dialects belonging to this family.  Eleven of the languages with the largest number of native speakers belong to the Indo-European family of languages and make up […]

Human Geography

Babel spoken here

Babel spoken here

Did you ever play the “operator game” as a child with a large group of friends?  The one where you whisper a phrase to the person sitting next to you, who then repeats to the next person sitting next to them and so on down the line until the last […]