Re: Proto Vedic Continuity Theory of Bharatiya (Indian) Languages

From: Francesco Brighenti
Message: 41913
Date: 2005-11-08

--- In, "tgpedersen" <tgpedersen@...>

> For this [OIT] scenario to be proven wrong once and for all, it
should be > proven wrong for any possible value of the parameters
you ask me to > specify (and the number of possible values for each
parameter is > finite and relatively small, so it should be
practically possible > too). If I had provided any values, you might
be able to prove the > scenario wrong for exactly those values, but
_not_ (obviously) for > any other given set of parameter values. So
the menace of this > scenario being possibly right would live on.

Read these first. Then come back.

Francesco Brighenti