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Charles Wukasch (A Practical Gramm…): Abbreviations: N = nominative case, A = accusative case, G = genitive case, D = dative case, P = pre…
Charles Wukasch (A Practical Gramm…): Instrumental Case We have one more case to discuss, with the exception of the uncommon vocative ca…
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Charles Wukasch (A Rock Against Al…): Dr. David Zersen asks me, “I note that in Gerald Stone’s new book, ‘Slav Outposts in Central Europea…
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Five Wends in Texas

Friday 09 September 2016 at 1:20 pm

I've been asked to expand a bit on my earlier blog on the Wendish language in Texas.  I'm titling this "Five Wends in Texas."

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Question on German Orthography

Monday 05 September 2016 at 12:24 pm

Weldon Mersiovsky asked me to look through the 19th-century issues of Serbske Nowiny to see if there were references to  the Wendish migrations. I went through a number of them on-line and found a few things.  One thing that surprised me was that, although 99.9% of the articles, advertisements, etc. were in the old Fraktur script, I did come across one article from 1850 or so in the modern script. Did editors experiment with the modern script even back then, but decide that readers preferred Fraktur ?  What do you know about this?

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