[tied] Re: Loans, Slavs, Church (it was : Walachians are placed far
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, "willemvermeer" <wrvermeer@...>
Sorry guys, a few corrections:
> Romanian as a whole is just a shade closer to Tosk
> (North Albanian) than to Geg (South Albanian).
North and South should of course be reversed ...
[I do this often. I've made a mess of articles on birchbark texts by
exchanging left and right, for instance.]
> Romanian just cannot be understood properly without
> assuming a period of non-trivial Albanian-Romanian interaction.
What I meant to say was: a period of non-trivial Albanian-Romanian
interaction extending until after the earliest rise of detectible
dialect differences within Albanian and Romanian.
Sorry for that ....