> At 12:17:32 PM on Sunday, April 13, 2008, fournet.arnaud(Sorry, I sent that last post too soon.) I meant to point
>> From: "etherman23" <etherman23@...>
>>> k^w, kw, and kW are clearly different. To hear the
>>> difference between kw and kW just listen to the words
>>> quick and awkward.
>> If it were so clearly different, I wonder why people like
>> Meillet, W. Lehmann, Beekes, Bomhard work with only two
> Beekes has three. He thinks that the plain series may have
> developed from the others by allophonic variation but that
> it was already phonologized in PIE.
> Szemerényi (§126.96.36.199) has a footnote citing comparatively
> recent research establishing reflexes of three series in
> Anatolian, especially Luwian.