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Re: Ancestors and descendants (correction)



It's difficult to put the Italian in this tree, because there are many
dialects. Northern Italian is closer to French and Portuguese/Spanish
(WesternRomania), while Southern and Eastern Italian is close to Romanian
and Dalmatic (Eastern Romania).
----- Original Message -----
From: Raymond Ancog <rayancog@pacific.net.ph>
To: <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Thursday, June 22, 2000 5:51 PM
Subject: Re: Ancestors and descendants (correction)


> This is what I drew
>
>       +--Spanish
>    +--|
>    |  +--Portuguese
> +--|
> |  |
> |  +-----Romanian-->Slavic languages
> |
> |     +--Italian
> +-----|
>       +-French
>
> Sorry, drew the tree wrong. It should go...
>
>       +--Spanish
> +--+--|
> |     +--Portuguese
> |
> |
> |  +-----Romanian-->Slavic languages
> |  |
> +--|
>    |  +--Italian
>    +--|
>       +-French
>
>
> Raymond Thaddeus C. Ancog
> Mines and Geosciences Bureau
> Philippines
>