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by Christopher Schröder
Sun Aug 26, 2012 11:22 pm
Forum: Languages & Linguistics
Topic: The Innovative Usage Thread
Replies: 2452
Views: 213595

Re: The Innovative Usage Thread

I was just talking to one of my friends from up North, and he says he's never heard this phrase in his entire life used the way I did: "How are you going to tell me?" and what I meant was "Why would you think you know better than me about this" I've heard this from plenty of people around me; anyon...
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:52 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Ama zedoyt savod kam? Ama zedoyt sifef kam? Are we human or are we dancer? 횩사 까 인깜시 탕 떤사 니. hyok-sa qa inqamsi tang tsen-sa ni. I hated that song when it came out. Whiet Sonck ? [ʍiə̯t sɔŋk] What Song? Dancer 로 The Killers. 인깜시 희 니! 'Dancer' lo The Killers. inqamsi hui ni! Dancer by The Killers. It...
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Nannalu wrote:
ol bofosh wrote:Ama zedoyt savod kam? Ama zedoyt sifef kam?
Are we human or are we dancer?
횩사 까 인깜시 탕 떤사 니.
hyok-sa qa inqamsi tang tsen-sa ni.
I hated that song when it came out.
Whiet Sonck ?
[ʍiə̯t sɔŋk]
What Song?
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 24, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Kaenif wrote:
Christopher Schröder wrote:Leute
['løː.ta]
Music.
Haid hweb a!
[ˈxaitxwɛba]
music human COP
Music is people!
I felly nied.
[iː fɛl.ɪ niə̯d]
I don't follow.

Huy es it whiet Tuides Leute sint ?
[hɛʊ̯ ɛz ɪt ʍiə̯t 'tɛʊ̯.dɪz 'løː.ta sɪnt]
How are People Music?
by Christopher Schröder
Thu Aug 23, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Nannalu wrote:ᄂ라떼 팀퓰 까, 삭 팍. 파 옹 여 툰떼!
Nlatse qa, sak timpyul pak. Pa ong yeo tuntse
This is Nlatse, my new language. I am in love with it!
Ennet es sie in Hangoul eschrêfte ?
['ɛn.ɪt ɛz siː ɪn han'guːl ɪʃ'ɾeːf.ta]
Why is it written in Hangul?
Nannalu wrote:인참
Incham
Music.
Leute
['løː.ta]
Music.
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Sound Change Game
Replies: 2673
Views: 258914

Re: Sound Change Game

Zukish këasciy [ˈkiʔaʃɪj] > Old Illyrian Cioschi ['ʧjɒ.sçɪ] > Modern Illyrian Chossy ['ʧɔs.ɪ]
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 20, 2012 9:13 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Sound Change Game
Replies: 2673
Views: 258914

Re: Sound Change Game

Anaan kēci [keː˩tɕi˩] > Illyrian Kiechy ['kiə̯.ʃɪ]
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:48 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Sound Change Game
Replies: 2673
Views: 258914

Re: Sound Change Game

Hathe kuse [kuzə] > Old Illyrian cȳr [kyːɾ]
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Juir mont ien Thriet fessiner .
['ʒɛʊ̯.ə mɔnt iə̯n θɾiə̯t 'fɛs.ɪ.nə]
You could post a Thread.
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 20, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Huy luitet sie ?
[hɛʊ̯ 'lɛʊ̯.tɪt siː]
What does it sound like?

Sie luchet torft Schroftounes groven.
[siː 'lyː.ʃɪt tɔə̯ft 'ʃɾɔf'tuː.nɪz 'gɾɔv.ɪn]
It looks to have too many Acute Accents.
by Christopher Schröder
Wed Aug 15, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Es these ine Esche Emainte-Tunne ?
Is that a Celtic Conlang?
by Christopher Schröder
Wed Aug 15, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Lexicon Building
Replies: 4308
Views: 401999

Re: Lexicon Building

Next word: cherry Illyrian: Chessy /'ʧɛs.ɪ/ (n.n.) — Candy (Late Latin ceresium , originally used for the Fruit, and then a candied Cherry) Cherisse /ʧɪ'ɾɪs.a/ (n.f.) — Cherry (Old French, probably a Dialenctal cherisse or else an Orthographic Borrowing) Next Word: Peel, Rind, outer Part of a Fruit...
by Christopher Schröder
Tue Aug 14, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Invent an Idiom
Replies: 362
Views: 46494

Re: Invent an Idiom

Tha Migge ietend ienes Ullenem.
The Moth eating one's Woolens.

Next: to look for a Silver Lining
by Christopher Schröder
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Lexicon Building
Replies: 4308
Views: 401999

Re: Lexicon Building

Next: Office Illyrian: Siety /siə̯.tɪ/ (n.n.) — Office of an important Person, Public Office; CGmc *sæti , Eng. "Seat" Ossy /'ɔ.sɪ/ (n.n.) — Office (religious); dialectal Variant of earlier Officy Officy /'ɔf.ɨ.sɪ/ (n.n.) obs. — Office (religious); Lat. officium Bureau [bʏ'ɾəu̯] (n.m.) — Office, Wo...
by Christopher Schröder
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Hir ist nikht eine nüwe sprakhe, aber eine nüwe rekhtskhrijbung für thüwdskh, thaz ikh habe gemakht. Ist si nikht ser skhön? Here is not a new language, but a new orthography for German that I have made. Isn't it just beautiful? Nien. [niə̯n] No. Sie sindeth iene so liete Rijtschreevend. [siː sɪndɨ...
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 10, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Invent an Idiom
Replies: 362
Views: 46494

Re: Invent an Idiom

snoʊfleik wrote:Next: to act as if one is fine when one is in fact ill or hurt
Whitclienen ienes ennes Giethes.
[ʍɪ'kliə̯.nɨn 'iə̯.nɨz 'ɛn.ɨz 'ʒiə̯,ðɨz]
To whitewash one's Troubles.

Next: To insist one is unwell when one is perfectly fine, to be a Hypochondriac.
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 10, 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Mouton ien autherly Mety sindeth — it stutteth me !
[muːtɔn iə̯n 'ɑu̯.ðə.lɪ 'meː.tɪ sɪndɨt ɪt stʏt.ɨt meː]
Mutton is a wonderful Meat — I adore it!
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:41 am
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

sano wrote:na ke palatanai itsa
I love Indian food...
Ij grove nery sie eraaven.
[iː gɾɔv.a neːrɪ siː eɾɑːvɨn]
I've never tried it.

Whill sindeth thaan miest-elichet Thisch ?
[ʍɪl sɪndɨt ðɑːn miə̯st e'lɪʧ.ɨt θɪʃ]
What's you're favourite Dish?
by Christopher Schröder
Thu Aug 09, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Lexicon Building
Replies: 4308
Views: 401999

Re: Lexicon Building

Next: light (noun) [ suggestion: make it a plural, for some reason ] Tíahí: stip /s̪t̪ip˨/ [s̪ʧiw˨] - light Tíahí doesn't have plural. Next word: flame Illyrian: Fuir ['fɛʏ.ə] (n.n.) — Fire, Blaze (CGmc *fuir Brunne [bɾʏn.a] (n.f.) — Fire, Heat, Flame (from brennen , "to burn", ultimately from CGmc...
by Christopher Schröder
Wed Aug 08, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Lexicon Building
Replies: 4308
Views: 401999

Re: Lexicon Building

Skomakar'n wrote:Next: panic
Illyrian:
Scheuy [ʃøi̯] (n.m.) — Panic, Fright (CGmc *skēwaz)
scheuyen [ʃøi̯jɨn] (v.t.) — to panic, to fright

Next Word: Camellia, or some similar Flower
by Christopher Schröder
Wed Aug 08, 2012 11:14 am
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Tankasazikusazipu siupunle taniligitan. Kuliyaze tuntuuzale sinilaite. CT.1POSS-heat-time[summer]-stop-time[holiday]-NOM before-day-LOC NONFUT-PFV-start-AGR . korea-ALL follow-week-LOC FUT-PFV-go-1 My summer holiday started yesterday. I'm going to Korea next week. Aya yahan! Curiya shida moie. Grea...
by Christopher Schröder
Sat Aug 04, 2012 5:24 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

Hietes Drenches sinden gautes.
['iə̯.tɪz 'dɾɛn.ʧɪz sɪndɛn 'gɑu̯.tɪz]
Hot Drinks are nice.
by Christopher Schröder
Sat Aug 04, 2012 4:02 pm
Forum: Conlangery & Conworlds
Topic: Help your conlang fluency (2)
Replies: 6633
Views: 171792

Re: Help your conlang fluency

itla nya ta a This is for you! Ńńńń. Juqq', vízmæjj'<3 ju‹›qq-j=Ø ví‹›z-m-ˤ‹j›i=ˤ‹› Awww. Thanks, hun<3 thank-1P=CONTR beat-2P-OBJ<1P>=CONTR [n̩ːːː] – [jʊqː ˌviːz̻mæɪ̯jːː] Neless myd Sucre und Melk, Ij liche nijt Caffee. [nɪ'lɛs mɪd 'syː.kɾa ʉnd mɛlk iː 'lɪʧ.a niːt ka'feː] Even with Sugar and Milk,...
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 03, 2012 5:53 pm
Forum: Languages & Linguistics
Topic: The "How do You Pronounce X" Thread
Replies: 3108
Views: 287996

Re: The "How do You Pronounce X" Thread

Tour [tʰɔɹ]
poor [pʰɔɹ]
Cure [kjəɹ]
Fury [fjəɹi]
by Christopher Schröder
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:40 am
Forum: Languages & Linguistics
Topic: Parlor Game: The Unknown Language Genie
Replies: 72
Views: 5568

Re: Parlor Game: The Unknown Language Genie

I think I would go for Proto-Germanic myself — I would be very interested in seeing how different it would be from what has been reconstructed, and I'm also curious as to how close to Classical Latin it really was.