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Odin2005 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-01-08 11:15 PM
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42. Classical Greek.
The alphabet is actually the EASY part, LOL! There is the contrast between aspirated and unaspirated consonants (Κ/Ξ, Τ/Θ, Π/Φ ;), then there is the pitch accent, and worst of all is the ungodly complex inflectional morphology of the nouns and verbs. Ughhh...

Sanskrit is interesting, but it's quite similar to Classical Greek and so probably just as brutal.
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