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Studying Linguistics And The Various Effects It Has on Human Society

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Ever wondered why so many different languages around the world have such common structures, even common words for some?

The words Pitru and Matru in Sanskrit are very similar to Pater and Mater, even though the two languages grew in isolation from each other. Latin and Sanskrit also have similar structures where it comes to the grammar of the two languages. Where does this common vein originate from? Continue reading Studying Linguistics And The Various Effects It Has on Human Society