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Happy New Year!

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... Making maps is easy if the same terrain occurs also in our world. The digital elevation model files can be downloaded for free, and there are several other
A. da Mek
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3:08 AM

Conscripting: my questions about Glagolitic

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... Well, no - not even the so-called a_priori languages of Dalgarno, Wilkins and others of the 17th century, because, ... Yep. [snip] ... As BPJ observed, and
R A Brown
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12:46 AM

Supergirl's Martian

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... Oh god, let's not even bring up 'qualia'.
Matthew George
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1:35 PM

Common Honey: A collaborative language

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... That works. I have also created some other designs. I shall post the image tomorrow. Now I really must sleep. I have been following the discussion closely,
Samantha Tarnowski
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Feb 9

Common Honey

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... Thus far, Bird has not attempted the cursive script. Bird hopes it is not as difficult as it first appears. ... Perhaps, we can keep the original glyph for
Shanoxilt Cizypij
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Feb 6

Conlang Card Exchange??

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I could finally recover a card that was sent to the neighbour block! I hope the other ones arrive too. I guess you all received the following message: "Don’t
Leonardo Castro
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Feb 5

Applicative Issues

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... As it says early in the applicatives chapter: "more research needed". The author also bemoans that authors of sketches and grammars rarely if ever deep
taliesin the storyteller
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Feb 4

Snow Crash

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On Wed, Feb 3, 2016 at 12:49 AM, Juanma Barranquero ... ​True. Jaynes's arguments are very compelling. More than thought-provoking, but
Jeffrey Brown
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Feb 3

oddball language

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... Well played! I feel vindicated that the things I thought were oddball about it were the *gaps*. Some of the gaps you described would be strange to
Alex Fink
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Jan 30

In meinem Blut

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... I could say that, but I don't think that's the intent within the context of the song. I think it's more like the other person's silence is driving the
Herman Miller
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Jan 29

THEORY: Yes-no Or Questions

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... BTW, I made a little mistake: the candidate word is "saite", not "sáite". And I had forgotten that there is another "aportuguesamento" which is far more
Leonardo Castro
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Jan 28

Kůlp Månifesto

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... With respect, that is not the same thing. Neither American nor British spelling is phonemic. Either system is equally suitable for a non-phonemic
R A Brown
12
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Jan 26

Direction Association

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... I've just found a very nice treatment of the diachrony of the directional systems in the Torres-Banks family
Alex Fink
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Jan 21

Homophones

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I know that 'bird' was an euphemism for penis in Europe as well, so we might not need to postulate an alternate history. Thanks to everyone who replied. The
Matthew George
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Jan 16

Language Families

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... As Logan has said, the answer is yes, this makes perfect sense. I write to point out something else a bit wonky in your question, though. Namely, a
Alex Fink
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Jan 15
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