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Cambridge Language Sciences

Interdisciplinary Research Centre
 
Areas of Interest: 
Languages of Ancient Italy
Proto-Indo-European and the Indo-European Languages

Research

The history and development of Proto-Indo-European and the Indo-European languages, in particular the Italic and Celtic language families. Indo-European phonology and morphology, mechanisms of sound change, and language classification. I am currently working on the historical phonology of the Sabellic languages of Ancient Italy (Oscan, Umbrian, South Picene ).

Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Classics
Director of Studies, Linguistics, Peterhouse College
Research Associate, Greek in Italy project
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Dr Nicholas  Zair

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