Linguistics

When did the marathon start?

May 30, 2019 11:00 am

  Who nowadays still does not know the little greek town of Marathon  (Demotic Greek: Μαραθώνας, Marathónas; Attic/Katharevousa: Μαραθών, Marathṓn)... View Article

A big family…

May 19, 2019 11:35 am

Is globalisation just a recent phenomenon? According to a recently published study, our linguistic interrelations and similarities could possibly be... View Article

Ich bin ein Texaner!

May 13, 2019 11:35 am

Three years ago UNESCO released its interactive Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger, indexing 2473 vulnerable, endangered or extinct... View Article