Agratara Wesley Parish:

> Hi.  I just thought that is a reasonable explanation for "gender" in 
> Indo-European languages.  And probably in other "gendered" language families 
> such as the Afro-Asiatic family.

I see no connection between gender on one hand and stress and vowel harmony
on the other.  Indo-European and Afro-Asiatic have gender, but they don't
have vowel harmony.  Uralic and Altaic have vowel harmony but no gender.
I frankly don't understand what is your point.

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