From: Patrick Ryan
----- Original Message -----From: Brian M. ScottTo: Patrick RyanSent: Sunday, February 05, 2006 1:07 PMSubject: Re: [tied] searching for common words for all today's languages<snip>
Read what I wrote: I said nothing about Greenberg. I am
talking about 'evidence' offered by Bengtson and Ruhlen for
alleged proto-world etyma.
Bengtson, as far as I know, was _only_ interested in showing that Basque was a Caucasian language it had nothing to do with proto-world etyma. If you have different, verifiable, information, why not produce it? Otherwise, stop repeating it.***