>Of the 35 most basic word vocabulary PIE and OC have 23% cognates.
> At 10:21:42 AM on Sunday, February 12, 2006, Daniel J.
> Milton wrote:
> > Despised as Ruhlen may be by at least some Cybalisters,
> > one of his better-looking roots is "MALIQ'A "to suck(le),
> > nurse, breast", with exemplars from (besides the IE and AA
> > of Patrick's posting) Uralic, Dravidian, Eskimo-Aleut,
> > Caucasian and Amerind. Dan