Linguistic evidence regarding Bantu origins - Volume 13 Issue 2 - Joseph H. theories of Professor Guthrie and the present writer regarding Bantu origins. 1 Roland, Oliver, 'The Problem of the Bantu Expansion', Journal of African History, VII () 10 Alexander, Sperber, A Historical Grammar of Biblical Hebrew ( Brill. 1. Introduction. Ever since African historical linguistics emerged in the 19th century, it lack of ancient written records in sub-Saharan Africa. Scholars of the .
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Historical linguistics, also called Diachronic Linguistics, the branch of linguistics concerned with the study of phonological, grammatical, and semantic changes. Historical linguistics, also termed diachronic linguistics, is the scientific study of language change over time. Principal concerns of historical linguistics include.