Re: Hachmann versus Kossack?

From: fournet.arnaud
Message: 57214
Date: 2008-04-13

> > >
> > > GK: There seems to be no consensus amongst
> > > linguists as to the time frame of the initiation and
> > > spread of the Grimm shift.

I think there is at least an emerging consensus. But we might ask
cybalist if anybody thinks the Grimm shift took place at some other
time than 1st century BCE?


I think the Grimm Shift was finished when proto-Germanic spread west-ward.

What are the reasons to think otherwise ?