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What is known about PIE word order, therefore, is a subject of conjecture and debate.It is thought likely that word order in PIE sentences was Subject-Object-Verb.The common origin of European languages and Sanskrit was first proposed by Sir William Jones(1746-1794).Systematic comparisons between these languages by Franz Bopp supported this theory and laid the foundation for postulating that all Indo-European languages descended from a common ancestor, Proto-Indo-European (PIE), thought to have been spoken before 3,000 B. It then split into different branches which, in turn, split into different languages in the subsequent millennia.
But he was also one of the great linguists of the 19th century.As a result, the reconstruction of PIE phonology continues to be a matter of scholarly debate and speculation.Among the most notable reconstructions are those by August Schleicher, Karl Brugmann, Winfred Lehmann, Oswald Szemerènyi, and Jacob Grimm.These records, mostly in the form of inscriptions, do not provide sufficient material for the reconstruction of PIE.
Sound system There have been numerous attempts to reconstruct the vowels and consonants of PIE, all of which encountered serious problems due to the uneven nature of the written records and to the huge differences in the age of the records.
Indo-European is a family of languages that first spread throughout Europe and many parts of South Asia, and later to every corner of the globe as a result of colonization.