Roman Numerals ( was Re: Anyone off to VCF-UK)

Ben bfranchuk at
Tue Jun 1 19:25:38 CDT 2010

Rich Alderson wrote:

I tend not to count things, I need 1 or a few or I have way too much of 

> Another linguistic truism:  There has been no such thing as a "primitive
> language" since early in the evolution of modern humans.

But modern language must have roots from somewhere in the deep past.
I have read that domestication of the horse,around the black sea
may have been on of the first wide spread use of a language to convey
ideas at the time.

( No talk of Atlantis here ).

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