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A group of Uralic languages of northern Siberia, of which the most widely spoken is Nenets.
- ‘Negation in Samoyedic is expressed by a negative verb.’
Relating to the Samoyeds or their languages.
- ‘The Nentsy (also known as the Yurak) are one of five Samoyedic peoples, which also include the Entsy, Nganasany, Sel'kupy, and Kamas (who became extinct as a group in the years following World War I ).’
- ‘Nenets is part of the Samoyedic group of Uralic languages and has two main dialects: Forest and Tundra.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.