On 28 Nov 2017 03:55, "jonathon" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

On 11/27/2017 08:29 PM, And Rosta wrote:
> believe, are not currently mainstream), Neanderthal language lacked
> semanticosyntactic (but not phonological) compositionality, so one

Whatever happened to the theory that Basque is a holdover from the
language used by Neanderthals?

If such a theory ever existed, it appears to have attained the oblivion it
deserves. Although all theories about Neanderthalese are speculative, it is
still possible to rationally distinguish between the plausible and the daft.