Translat-o-matic (2016-10-16 13:37:47)
:13:18 <@H13> court kangshi is basically piraha in its subordinative syntax
13:19 <@H13> boy he climb mountain do when he see goat it suckle kids he yell say i find goat!
13:19 <@H13> maximum parataxis
13:20 <@H13> actually, scratch the when
13:20 <@H13> it would be he see goat etc then he yell
13:21 <@nort> H13: that looks like gehui
13:21 <@nort> except that'd be one giant serial verb clause probably
13:34 <@nort> hwaʔ ...
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Newtlang incubator (NP: NWC) (2016-10-04 00:34:01)
:[quote twabs, Conversational Speaker, /ˈajwʌ/]Better to call that branch "proto-ichthys"... assuming I'll keep it at all, which I'm sort of iffy on right now. The other branch Proto-*fruit I like better. Turns out obscure fruits make great language names. (Proto-*, by the way, is from the Unix for "all-encompassing".)
[u]Synopsis[/u]: Phonology and samples for a new laryngeal language.
I remember once my history teacher explained Hannibal's force as comprising "70,000 infantry,...
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Quote Thread (2015-11-25 07:27:29)
:< Slereah_> Why do people in movies always fall for the "Sexy lady coming onto them" trick
< Slereah_> I would probably be more like "Uuuuh who are you?"
< Legion> 1) you're gay
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Speak in Your Conlang Thread (2015-07-25 22:16:23)
:[b]Zdquqedeq ndradzube mdzaxle xoritu da chxe gqartupta kharxal.[/b]
[ˈzdʁuʁɛdɛʁ ndraˈdzube ˈmdzaxɫɛ ˈxorʲitu da ˈtʃʰe ˈɢʁartupta ˈkʰarxaɫ]
A subway is an electric railway system devised to carry people in an urban area.
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Quote Thread (2015-06-01 10:49:40)
:10:46 < slereah_> "Official letter in Greek mentioning a pickled goose (P.Duk.inv. 599)"
10:47 < slereah_> serious archeological business
10:47 < slereah_> it is followed by "Official letter in Greek mentioning a pickled goose (P.Duk.inv. 605 R) "
10:47 < slereah_> pickled geese were serious stuff
10:47 < Whimemsz> how many official Greek letters are there referencing pickled geese?
10:48 < slereah_> At least two, apparently
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Quote Thread (2015-06-01 10:42:43)
:10:37 < Zontas> i am pansexual
10:37 < nort> congratulations on making your first tumblr account Zontas
10:38 < Zontas> No problem. You have seen my tumbr?
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Speak In Somebody Else's Conlang Thread (2015-05-30 05:48:20)
:[b]h13, ayetu [i]conlang[/i]:r haryolyahi [i]word[/i] yab[/b]
h13, your conlang has eleven words
[b]zha qaqol eshem ndraqli memzhets, ham Amqolye ptaho zdaxal words should go here but they don't exist yet[/b]
y'all can use my shit, but amqoli is the only one that's likely to make any sense, and it's still p incomplete
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Translat-o-matic (2015-04-11 22:30:06)
:16:49 < H13> ‘I am laughing at your not having a wife; as a result you are the one cooking your own food’
16:49 < H13> this is a good sentence
16:49 < H13> errybody translate this into canlang
17:08 < nort> Plʼejsʼek ikinuŗiģutunr; łpctèkʼéntk stìclʼesènr.
17:08 < nort> b- lʼej -sʼ -k i- k- i- nàŗ- e -ģàt -nr
17:08 < nort> S.P.CAUS-laugh-1S.P...
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Quote Thread (2015-04-09 22:46:51)
:22:40 < nort> https://books.google.com/books?id=zLAJs0_prpwC
22:44 < nort> backgammon player
22:44 < nort> lmao
22:44 < Legion> backgammon is pretty cool
22:44 < Legion> and pretty fucking old
22:45 < Legion> like, the oldest attested boardgames are sorta backgammon???
22:45 < Legion> and it seems to be the only board game to have been invented independently several times???
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Pretty Scripties Showcase Thread (2015-03-23 23:23:04)
:Found script stuff I have no recollection of: English Thaanaoid script, old version of Kett, and something for a conlang I don't remember at all.
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Quote Thread (2015-03-23 18:08:42)
:17:53 < guitarplayer> http://anthologi.ca/?id=246505 < i so want to make zalgo out of this
17:54 < guitarplayer> [̛̻͍̬̠̣͕̬̞̻͇̗͉̰̬̰͉̩̭͋̎̽̆̎̕ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼͙̫̩̫̰̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼͙̫̩̫̰̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼͙̫̩̫̰̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ˈ̨͉̣̲̣̗̼͙̫̩̫̰͙̱̤͇̏̎̋̃ͣ̊ͫͦ͒̾̎͑͐̑ͦ̔́ɛ̸̩̥̖͖̋̈ͩ̅̾̒̒ͫ̾ͫ̕ɡ̢̛̗̟̩͉̘̭̱̞̹̣̱̝̦̫̻̫͙̌ͫͯ͒̇͗̒ͯͧ͟͡ɘ̶̊ͧ̃ͦ̓͏̘̫̮̣̲̗̳̩͎͞͝ɘ̶̊ͧ̃ͦ̓͏̘̫̮̣̲̗̳̩͎͞͝ɘ̶̊ͧ̃ͦ̓...
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Speak in Your Conlang Thread (2015-03-21 03:49:02)
:[b]Uagh dg saimaes tgin s wec arenzgheoch ebpea -- s dyes enra nê gaîncözch.[/b]
It's the same sentence as the one I wrote before, but in a different language.
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Speak in Your Conlang Thread (2015-03-20 21:26:59)
:[b]Elm khaabn ümläutsn qaian dia -- afi khusanlcb.[/b]
[ɛlm xɔːpn̩ --- qɔjɔdn tjɔ ɔfʲ xusanɬkʲʰp]
We know that they have ümläuts -- and go up to eleven.
[b]Dg nonconcatenative gaîncözch uneo dgeica imgaes n dgeigeop t-egemd.[/b]
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Romanization Thread (2015-01-02 00:09:13)
:<p t k d g> <r w y yw n l>
<r o i ü/iu g z/s>
<i ü/iu e/ɯ/ui u e o ae oa a>, or <a aa> / <a ah> for <ae a>
not doing tones bc too hard
[i]Ya'ah wiur ketar ywortio dou. Ar dono put i ar do noito klarki tuliu i ar noito ga waiu. Wiur wyortio dou: "A lareita kina wyorokio ta waiu punoidoki dou." Dou wyoirtois: "Wiur utiu, lareiti kiuno wyorokuiu tani: waiu dineg patie wurwyou kni wei. I wiur keti." Iutiutio wiur tuwortiu noi.[...
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Speak in Your Conlang Thread (2014-12-25 23:42:34)
:[quote Rhetorica, Illúbequía: Dis, Major Belt 1][b]Kli Cascadinivéni írássi.[/b]
We have a lot of Cascadians.[/quote]
[b]Ut2 hau3 syt2 du4 fy3. Dy6 gev5 fy3 syt2.[/b]
The Cascadians are all wrong. It's the worst coast.
[b]Ka4di3fo5ni2a3 dy6 ut2hau3syt2. Ka3e6 si3ae2.[/b]
It has California. That says it all.
And it has Cascadia.
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