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1. According to Igor M. Diakonoff (1988: 33n), Proto-Afroasiatic was spoken c. 10,000 BC. Christopher Ehret (2002: 35–36) asserts that Proto-Afroasiatic was spoken c. 11,000 BC at the latest, and possibly as early as c. 16,000 BC. These dates are older than those associated with other proto-languages.

2. Like most other proto-languages, it is not attested by any surviving texts but has been reconstructed using the comparative method.

3. As with almost all other proto-languages, no attested writings have been found;

4. Proto-Polynesian displays many innovations not found in the other proto-languages.

5. The twelfth item, louse/nit, is well kept in the North Caucasian languages, Dravidian and Turkic, but not in other proto-languages.

6. It represents Slavic speech approximately from the 2nd millennium B.C. through the 6th century A.D. As with most other proto-languages, no attested writings have been found;

7. Like other proto-languages, there is no record of Proto-Bantu.