The Salish Language Family

March 16, 2017 admin 0

The Salish language family is found on the Northwest Coast and in the Columbia Plateau. Salish is generally felt to have great antiquity in the […]

The Athabaskan Language Family

February 23, 2017 admin 0

The Athabaskan (also spelled Athapaskan and Athabascan) language family is found in the western American Indian culture areas. Linguists feel that the Athabaskan language family […]

The Algonquian Language Family

January 19, 2017 admin 2

In North America, linguists generally recognize 58 language families and isolates. Understanding language families is one of the keys to understanding the historical relationships between […]

The Uto-Aztecan Language Family

January 5, 2017 admin 0

Linguists studying and comparing languages throughout the world have noted that some languages are similar to each other in terms of vocabulary, sound patterns, and […]