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On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 3:56 AM, taliesin the
storyteller<[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> * kate rhodes said on 2009-06-22 01:29:55 +0200
>> Building on some textbook material I've drawn a graphic showing some
>> relative positions (under, on top of, behind, etc.). There will be at

> s'good. How about "between" and "among" and that lot?

gzb has "ki" for "between" two things or "among" three or more things.

Is the between/among distinction in English and some other IE langs a
remnant of the proto-IE dual, like the both/all distinction?

-- 
Jim Henry
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