176500Re: Just For Fun: A 30-Day Conlang
- Nov 1, 2010Since all of my previous conlangs (with the exception of a reverse
Polish experiment) have been SVO, my first executive decision in
creating my new, unamed 30-day conlang is that it will have VOS word
order so that I won't be tempted to borrow from any of my older
In fact, after playing with English glosses I settled on this basic
V = verb, only exists in the present tense
P = zero or more prepositional phrases
O = optional direct object (if verb is transitive)
T = tense modifying aux/particle
S = subject
So there would English glosses like:
Give to Mary the book did John.
Climb the tree will my cat.
Run has-been-doing the dog.
I will update my website later today with a translation of the first
few sentences (75 words worth) and the complete lexicon once I get
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