Re: [tied] A problem with PIE *p(o)lH-

From: P&G
Message: 14039
Date: 2002-07-17

> Gr. _po'lis_ 'town' is routinely compared with Lith. _pili`s_

Balto-slavonic accentuation laws are for me rather like the north face of
the Eiger, not yet conquered. So can someone who does understand them tell
me why the accent has not retracted, according to Hirst's Law?