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Re: Worst poetry/musical language

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On Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:54:42 -0400 ... C.S.Lewis wrote that all literature exists on a continuum from lyric poetry to myth. As an example of the former, he
David McCann
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Re: Worst poetry language

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Okay, which would you say is worse for love poetry? ... On Thu, 4/16/15, David Peterson wrote: Subject: Re: Worst poetry language To:
Kalem Tysick
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Apr 17

The subject is for the predicate as the object is for...

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Natlangs which work like this are said to have "symmetrical" voice systems. There are quite a few such languages in the Austronesian family.
Siva Kalyan
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Apr 16

Vocative strategies

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2015-03-23 10:24 GMT-03:00 Christophe Grandsire-Koevoets
Leonardo Castro
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Apr 15

Re: Star and "star"

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... on the other hand, both shapes aren't the unique obvious stylization for the original object, so it is perfectly possibile that other cultures have a
Elena ``of Valhalla''
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Apr 15

Phonemic Frequency Analysis

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I haven't done any frequency counts for my conlangs (no text in any of them), but I make an effort to use all of the phonemes equally, with morphemes chosen
MorphemeAddict
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Apr 14

Re: Order of Adjectives within a Noun Phrase

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On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 9:55 PM, Dustinger Batailleur ... In episode 49 of Conlangery we talked about this among other things. The episode notes link to PDFs of
Jim Henry
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Apr 13

Re: Data in your conlang

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... Star Trek: TNG influence? :) ... What would they call *a* computer?
Eric Christopherson
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Apr 13

Re: Card exchange?

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I'd also be interested in an exchange, whatever the occasion.
Ingus Macats
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Apr 1

More Indexing

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I decided to simplify the phrase conjunctions. Now, the only form is Index-sa-Argument, where argument is either an index value or a person-number suffix.
J S Jones
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Mar 30

The (nearly) Complete Phonology of Celimine

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... I agree with your general sentiment, while simultaneously placing myself in the camp which does not want to change my words (at least wrt Celyminej). Part
Logan Kearsley
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Mar 29

More Visual Alien Language (The version I sent on purpose this time)

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I haven't done genders a lot but I like complex gender and classification systems. There is one language where I'm gradually writing down notes and which does
Jyri Lehtinen
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Mar 29

What do I call this? Case Inflection WTF?

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I'm in the same boat. This thing does a lot. It marks possessors, agents and attributives 😎 I don't wasn't too gloss GEN/, ERG/, ADJ(?)/ for something
A. Mendes
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Mar 25

Classifiers

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My non-native Indonesian feeling is that if you put the Num+Class. after the noun, you're giving an inventory.... Ada dua ekor ayam 'there are/were two
Roger Mills
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Mar 24
Guilherme Santos
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Mar 22
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