Uraki Languages are a modern branch of South Fish River Languages.
- The use of prepositions rather than postpositions
- The use of postnominal relative clauses
- SVO word order(Continental Uraki has also developed VSO word order), with no trace of the original SOV word order.
- The complete loss of morphological cases and original personal agreements of Western Ulitan languages.
- The loss of original fricatives
- The development of new personal pronouns