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Indo-European Languages

Lesson 3

• To understand the history of IndoEuropean Languages • To group languages according to their families • To understand how family groups were worked out • To understand some of the reasons how and why languages change .

Urheimat? – 5000BC .

Kurgans – 4000 BC .

Yamna .3000 BC .

Expansion – 2000 BC .

Evolution – 500 BC .

The Huns invaded from the East Antiquity – 500 AD .

Invasions: Turkmans in Asia. Magyars in Europe Mediaeval – 1500 AD .

Spread of Indo-European Languages Across the World .

Indo-European language families in Europe .

IndoEuropean Family Tree .

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