Speak in Your Conlang Thread
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? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Yen mīlnšan ha xatēylməts ca neryiz?
[jɛ̃ miːlnʃã hɐ χatɛːjlmɨts ʕa neʑiz]
Ye1S-m-3PI milnaexplain-INST-n-PI-∅-ABS haEMPH xtēylcomplex-m-3PI-ʷu-NOM_GEN-t-SI-s-ABL cabecause n=3SI=aexist-ryi-DED-z-INT-∅?-3SI
Is that because my glosses are too complex?
? masako la capitan
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nya omyo nayo
In my opinion, yes.

ma ikalamo pyasampak
Also, this forum isn't very popular. (as in there aren't many members)
? Hallow XIII Primordial Crab
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, 巴塞尔之子
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Foɽum nèè iʔbòɽ ɣìdǫ̀ǫ̀ paɳ dʑàʔɕɛʔ taɽàŋgì mɛɛ.
foɽumforum nèèthis iʔ-3S.NA-bòɽwithout ɣìdǫ̀ǫ̀people paɳmany dʑàʔ-3P.NA-ɕɛʔgood taɽàŋtalk.to-gi-NMLZ mɛɛCMPL
There are few people here who are fun to talk to.
? Izambri Left of the middle
posts: 740
, Duke, the Findible League
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quoting Travis B., Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
Yen mīlnšan ha xatēylməts ca neryiz?
[jɛ̃ miːlnʃã hɐ χatɛːjlmɨts ʕa neʑiz]
Ye1S-m-3PI milnaexplain-INST-n-PI-∅-ABS haEMPH xtēylcomplex-m-3PI-ʷu-NOM_GEN-t-SI-s-ABL cabecause n=3SI=aexist-ryi-DED-z-INT-∅?-3SI
Is that because my glosses are too complex?

Tus gec afrusatz tir irnes. Ras m'argive te ic tarvests n'eraire, git.
I'm not intimidated by them. In fact I like you post here so often.

En nassort im maçar man nimpsachis: èm sadany is canvi nas maga barcelonant torsany-de na ses sentedavets sis nams.
By the way, I've been playing with anagrams recently: I'm redoing Barcelona Metro's map, modifying the station names.
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Māts ha sman mīlnšan êytʼan krā ġakʼ sandnâpʼan mīlnšan smêferyit.
[maːts hɐ smã miːlnʃã eːjtʼã kraː ʁakʼ sãdnɐːpʼã miːlnʃã smeːfeʑit]
Māt1S.EMPH-s-ERG haEMPH sam=NEG=aexist-m-3PI milnaexplain-INST-n-PI-∅-ABS êytʼadd-m-ADV krāCOM ġkʼtoo sam=NEG=dn-through-qsee-b-able-m-3PI milnaexplain-INST-n-PI-∅-ABS sam=NEG=y-1S>3PI-âfalike-ryi-DED-t.-1S>3PI
I personally do not like glosses that are too opaque, much the less no glosses at all.

Wuntral noxwun hablyemeyt yīnrelyitut âferyit.
[wõtrɐl nɔχʷɔ̃ hɐbʎemejt jẽːreʎitut ɐːfeʑit]
ʷuntrpeople-∅-SA-l-GEN noxwulanguage-n-PI-∅-ABS hablfunction-y-IPFV-m-3PI-ey-MAN-t-SI-∅-ABS ʸīnrunderstand-lyi-able-t-1S>3SI-ʷu-NOM_GEN-t-SI-∅-ABS âfalike-ryi-DED-t.-1S>3SI
I like to be able to understand how people's languages work.
? masako la capitan
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quoting Travis B.:
I like to be able to understand how people's languages work.

ma na
Me as well.

ehe
but...

ihalo nya kalamyalo mek nya kalamyalo onyoto
This discussion (thread) is for talking in conlangs, not so much learning about them.
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Mīlšan khrā ôsun seyšrəptut mīlšan krā ôsun seyšrəptut xnyi êytʼan armsryi.
[miːlʃã kʰraː oːsõ sejʃrɨptut miːlʃã kraː oːsõ sejʃrɨptut χɲi eːjtʼã ɐrmsʑi]
Writing sentences without glosses is also harder than writing sentences with glosses.
? masako la capitan
posts: 205
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quoting Travis B.:
Writing sentences without glosses is also harder than writing sentences with glosses.

na nkatak
I disagree.
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Êyőwto ga mīlnth ēbīntut dâsyʼőw.
[eːjœːwto ɡɐ miːlntʰ ɛːbẽːtut dɐːtsʲʼœːw]
That means that I have to keep a gloss in my head.
? masako la capitan
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uatla eta nya onyo ke kalamya tayo yotene
That should help you learn your conlang!
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Tʼowth ta gyedyöwmâth po sryē sʼošrəptnat yüwt smeyrkʼlyitut êytʼan dâsyʼőw.
[tʼowtʰ tɐ dʑedʲøwmɐːtʰ po sʑɛː tsʼoʃrɨptnɐt jywt smejrkʼʎitut eːjtʼã dɐːtsʲʼœːw]
That also means that I cannot rely upon things I have written before except by memory or decipherment.
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Ra yirġan krā ye noxwut ūtʼtut dâsʼqūšlyitʼ.
[rɐ jirʁã kraː je nɔχʷot uːtʼtut dɐːtsʼqoːʃʎitʼ]
But yes, it could help me learn my language.
? masako la capitan
posts: 205
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quoting Travis B.:
That also means that I cannot rely upon things I have written before except by memory or decipherment.

ya totla
Exactly!
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Gyedyöwmâth yēlan tʼman za rablyen tʼman wôkamətal za dōrmətal gye yilowt owt po yermsryi.
[dʑedʲøwmɐːtʰ jɛːlã tʼmã zɐ rɐbʎɛ̃ tʼmã woːkɐmɨtɐl zɐ dɔːrmɨtɐl dʑe jilowt owt po jermsʑi]
Decipherment is made more difficult by there being plenty of elisions and assimilations of vowels and consonants.
? masako la capitan
posts: 205
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kya onyo
Study!
? Hallow XIII Primordial Crab
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, 巴塞尔之子
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Nɔɔ fɛɛho ɣù arìk iʔdòzòŋgì bòɽgà xą̀ą̀ fee t̪uuga ʔiibàʑʔ dų̀ɽ meetɕaɽgi iʔkaʈ vì?
nɔɔthat fɛɛhomeaning ɣùof arìkvisible iʔ-3S-dòzòŋcarry_out-gì-NMLZ bòɽbe.without-gà-CONV xą̀ą̀how feeFUT t̪uuhear-ga-CONV ʔii-3S>3S-bàʑʔtake_up dų̀ɽperson mee-2S-tɕaɽsay-gi-NMLZ iʔ-3S-kaʈform Q
If you don't gloss it, how are you supposed to understand the structure of what you say?
? Travis B. posts: 603
, Crystallogen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Hallows ašrəptnyit nyēyt yīnrelyütuts ca âfotut yīnar.
[hɐlows ɐʃrɨptɲit ɲɛːjt jẽːreʎytuts ʕa ɐːfotut jiːnɐr]
HallowHallow-∅-SA-s-ERG a-3SA>3'SI-šrəptwrite-n-PERF-∅-3SA>3'SI-ʸi-NREL-t-SI-∅-ABS n=3SI=ʸi-CAUS-aexist-∅-3SI-ey-MAN-t-SI-∅-ABS ʸīnrunderstand-lyi-can-t-1S>3SI-ʷu-NOM_GEN-t-SI-s-ABL cabecause âfalike-t-1S>3SI-ʷu-NOM_GEN-t-SI ʸīnrunderstand-∅.-IMP.2S>3SI
See, I like what Hallow has written because I can understand how it is structured.
? masako la capitan
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semye tamapa ehe kuama na'etla heyak
Glossing can be good but I don't always find it necessary.
? Izambri Left of the middle
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, Duke, the Findible League
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Ardri tup, allès na dasc aune, èm mercedany se mintrelamne naucante. Mercedi se trisanye noie a doms.
I'm working again my Dwarvish protolanguage after so many years. I work my conworld and conlangs in waves.
? kusuri posts: 37
, Possibly the Survatetíaest Survatetía to ever be a Survatetía in CO, USA, EARTH, MWAY, UNIV ever.
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Pin mo kin si pan fiu pau la pin, ran sin pai, ta pin mo sau pia tai si lon hui wau.
1 NOM work ACC system word make GEN 1, time span little, and 1 NOM hold manner stop ACC thing many 3
I work on my conlangs for a little bit, and then I abandon them.