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-====== Points of Divergence : Language and Linguistics ====== 
  
-Points of divergence concerning the development of various languages and of linguistic sciences. 
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-==== General musings ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=117|Alternate language challenge grab bag]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=256236|The survival of languages that went extinct in OTL]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=248296|Alternate World Languages]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=248501|Save these OTL languages !]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=336765|Which ethnolinguistic group deserves a wank ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=210825|Language revivals in alternate histories]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=261040|Alternate Phonetic Changes]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=350313|WI:​ No surnames]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=980|WI more widespread use of Esperanto ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=261092|Challenge:​ Esperanto as Air Traffic and Aviation Language]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=357769|New languages in the future]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​first-names-in-ah.25934/​|Which new first names could emerge in ATLs or future histories ?]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​alternate-accents.415729/​|Alternate Accents ?]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== European languages ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=352226|Etruscan language survival]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=304782|WI:​ Standard Latin language]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​wi-alternate-latin-alphabet.411219/​|WI:​ Alternate Latin Alphabet]]** 
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-**[[http://​alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=81147|How did Latin "​die"​ ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​what-if-the-romano-british-version-of-vulgar-latin-survived-different-ango-saxon-invasions.404263/​|WI the Romano-British version of Vulgar Latin survived ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=287806|Challenge:​ More languages in Europe that survive to the present (with a 1300 POD)]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​challenge-most-new-languages-in-western-europe.28682/​|Challenge:​ As many OTL European dialects developing into full languages as possible]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​other-european-alphabets.316637/​|Other European alphabets]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=211315|Challenge:​ Cyrillic alphabet more widespread than in OTL]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​pc-ahc-a-romance-language-develops-a-third-grammatical-gender.401358/​|A Romance language develops a third grammatical gender]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-surviving-east-germanic-languages.436066/​|Challenge:​ Surviving East Germanic languages]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=253145|WI:​ Masovian language not extinct]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=307111|More "​Ancient Names" in Britain ?]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​wi-cymbro-saxon.439346/​|WI:​ Cymbro-Saxon ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=270263|Challenge:​ A completely alien "​English"​ language]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=336728|What would the English language look and sound like if the Norse conquer England ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=248021|The development of the English language in a timeline without a succesful Norman invasion ?]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-understandably-germanic-english.416530/​|Challenge:​ Understandably Germanic English ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=245003|Limit the use of the English language to England only]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=202073|Effect of no Shakespeare on the English Language ?]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-english-with-a-regulatory-body.414297/​|Challenge:​ English with a regulatory body]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=244179|Largest possible number of Germanic languages ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=287819|Challenge:​ Germanic Languages have separate alphabet]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​can-the-franks-remain-germanic-or-will-they-inevitably-speak-romance.419021/​|Can the Franks remain Germanic, or will they inevitably speak Romance ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=308584|Challenge:​ Latin-speaking Germany]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-different-division-of-the-hre-alternative-germanic-speaking-countries.420087/​|Challenge:​ Different division of the HRE leading to alternate Germanic-speaking countries]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=224665|WI Dutch was far closer to German ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=90518|Discussion on making the Dutch speak German (Deutsch)]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=308641|Plausibility check: Germanized Lithuania in the 14th century]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=265050|WI:​ More Germanic/​Romance hybrid languages like English ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=350005|How would the Irish langauge fare with Ireland as protestant as England ?]]**  
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=253204|Survival of Gaulish or Norican language ?]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​wi-more-widely-spoken-canadian-gaelic.420371/​|WI more widely spoken Canadian Gaelic ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=335839|Challenge:​ Make German as widely spoken in the US as Spanish (with a POD no earlier than the ratification of the Constitution)]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=250661|Development of German language in a world where the Central Powers won WWI]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=263980|Challenge:​ Make Cornish the world'​s lingua franca by 2000]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=294096|Eastern Catalan dialects still using "​salat"​ (sigmatic definitive article)]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​orthography-pod.17934/​|Orthography POD]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== Asian languages ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=267968|Arabic as the default language in Europe]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=376635|How would a Romance Language with Arabic as a parent evolve ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=65233|An idle thought on the Ottoman Turkish language]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​arabic-as-official-language-of-the-ottoman-empire.410510/​|Arabic as official language of the Ottoman Empire ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=304781|WI:​ No Modern Standard Arabic (MSA)]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-persian-remains-a-broadly-used-language-of-india.408254/​|Challenge:​ Persian remains a broadly-used language of India]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​wi-continued-use-of-the-persian-language-in-india.422339/​|WI continued use of the Persian language in India ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=315136|Myanmar'​s Pyu language survived]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=342052|Linguistic effects of Brit/Canuck settlement of a mainly Chinese area in the 1800s]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== African languages ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=252623|Challenge:​ Prevent Afrikaans from diverging from Dutch]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== South American languages ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=260929|Challenge:​ Preserve Tupi as the dominant language of colonial Brazil]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== Oceanian languages ==== 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-linguistic-effects-of-a-highly-civilized-new-guinea.346578/​|Challenge:​ Linguistic effects of a highly-civilized New Guinea]]** 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​ahc-75-of-new-guinea-speaks-the-same-language.354988/​|Challenge:​ With a POD after 1750, have 75% of New Guinea speak the same language]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== Miscellaneous ==== 
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-**[[https://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​multilingual-military.316805/​|Multilingual military]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them. 
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-==== See Also ==== 
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-**[[society and societal norms|Points of Divergence : Society and Societal Norms]]** 
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-**[[political movements|Points of Divergence : Political Movements]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Popular Culture|Points of Divergence : Popular Culture]]** 
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