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INDEX

ablaut, 206

Academia pro Interlmgua, 467-8

Accadian, 421-2

accents, 259

accents, circumflex, 225, 245-6, 256

accents, Portuguese., 345

accidence, 93, 184

accusative, 117., 262, 314, 326

active, 117, 120,150

address, formal and intimate, 146,235,

263 n, 369-71

address, polite, in Romance, 369-71
address, pronouns of, German, 235,

263 n

Adelung, 179
adjective,  no-ii, 124, 268-70, see

also comparison
adjective, attributive, 156
adjective, Dutch, 284-5
adjective, German, 269, 293-6
adjective, Latin, 318 ff, 327
adjective, Old Teutonic,  69
adjective, predicative, 156
adjective, Romance, position, 328-31,

355-S

adjective, Scandinavian, 279-80
adverb, 32, in
adverb, German, 296-7
adverb, Romance, 336
adverb, Scandinavian, 280
adverbial expressions, position, 157-8
adverbial parades, 143
advertisements, language of, 131
affirmative particles, Romance, 399
affixes, 53-5, 67, 93> 196 ff, 272
affixes, borrowed, 184-5
affixes, in Esperanto, 464-6
affixes, in interlanguage, 490-1
affixes, in Novial, 472
affixes, in Volapuk, 457-8
affixes, Romance, 400-2
affixes, Teutonic, 227
African languages, 193
Afrikaans, 285

agglutinating languages, 67,196 rl
agglutination, 53, 93
agglutination, in Celtic languages, 418
agreement, 112
Albanian, 193, 194, 406
alphabet^ 11,423

alphabet, origins, 69-70

amalgamating languages, 197, 200 rT

Amerindian languages, 194, 215

Amharic, 424

analogical extension, 53-5, 93, 168,
188, 203-4

analogists, 204

analytical languages, 107

Anglo-American, 195, 405

Anglo-American, advantages, 16, 221

Anglo-American, as auxiliary lan-
guage, 470-80, 483

Anglo-American, future of, 441

Anglo-American, Latin and Teutonic
elements, 222

Annamese, 425

anomaiists, 204

Arabic, 193, 194, 421 ff

Arabic script, 73-4, 75

Arabic words in Europe, 423-4

Arabic words in Spanish, 344

Aramaic, 193^ 421-2

Armenian, 193, 194, 406

article, 157, 172, 184, see also definite
article, indefinite article

article, agglutination with preposi-
tions, 119, 360-1

article, Dutch, 284

article, German, 293

article, partitive, 361-2

article, Portuguese, 345

article, Romance, 329-30, 358-62

article, Rumanian, 348

article, Scandinavian, 279, 280

Aryan languages, 189, 214, 406

aspect, 103

associative directives, 147

Assyro-Babyloman, 193, 421-2

Ataturk, Kemal, 75, 436

attributive adjectives, 156

Australian languages, 194

auxiliary language, 443 ff

auxiliary language, need of, 17

auxiliary verbs, see helper verbs

Avestan, 407

Aztec script, 52

Bacou, F, 313, 470
Baltic languages, 194, 406, 412-13