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More than 40 years in the past it used to be established that the African continent should be divided into 4 detailed language households. examine on African languages has therefore been preoccupied with reconstructing and knowing similarities throughout those households. This has intended that an curiosity in different kinds of linguistic dating, comparable to even if structural similarities and dissimilarities between African languages are the results of touch among those languages, hasn't ever been the topic of significant study. This 2007 publication indicates that such similarities throughout African languages are extra universal than is largely believed. It offers a extensive viewpoint on Africa as a linguistic zone, in addition to an research of particular linguistic areas. so that it will have a greater realizing of African languages, their constructions, and their background, additional information on those contact-induced relationships is vital to figuring out Africa's linguistic geography, and to reconstructing its background and prehistory.
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