2 Answered Questions for the topic germanic languages
History of the non-rule that proscribes ending a sentence with a preposition?
Famously, if not accurately, Winston Churchill is supposed to have responding to an editor who had "fixed" a sentence ending with a preposition by writing, "This is the sort of thing up with which... more
Etymology: Arabic falaha, German pflügen, English to plough?
Could there be some connection between Arabic falaha meaning to till the soil and German pflügen, Pflug or English plough, to plough?