Author: Laurence E. R. Picken Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9780521543361 Size: 53.66 MB Format: PDF View: 4780 DownloadRead Online
Anatolian Turkish has guguk kusu: 'the cuckoo-bird'. In French, coucou; in Italian,
cuculo. The different vowels chosen to simulate the cuckoo's 'vowels' are striking,
and surely in themselves witnesses to the strangeness of these components of ...