[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 483: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4752: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3887)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4754: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3887)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4755: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3887)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4756: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3887)
zompist bboard • View topic - O Yis - the website

zompist bboard

THIS IS AN ARCHIVE ONLY - see Ephemera
It is currently Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:51 pm

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 9 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:31 pm 
Lebom
Lebom
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jul 04, 2003 2:57 pm
Posts: 134
Location: London, UK
The website for my newest conlang, O Yis, .

As ever, comments and feedback on the language and its presentation are always welcome.

Enjoy!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:51 pm 
Lebom
Lebom
User avatar

Joined: Wed Dec 29, 2004 11:57 am
Posts: 205
Location: Elsewhere
Just commenting as I go through it:

Awesome map.

Nice looking script.

Really like the derivational morphology.

Absolutely love the articles.

Honorifics are nice.

That pronoun system is clever.

Verbs are just unconditionally awesome in every respect.

THOSE CONJUNCTIONS ARE AMAZING.

....

If I had just one tiny criticism, it's that you could maybe expand the "Clauses" section a bit, but overall this really is an incredible conlang. There are just so many interesting features, and yet it still feels naturalistic. I haven't got this excited about a conlang since I don't know when ...

And I like the overall "look" of the language - it's quite unique, although that said it does remind me of my own conlang Viksen quite a bit (not enough that I could convincingly argue you've plagiarised anything though, I don't think ...).

:)

_________________



Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Wed Nov 10, 2010 6:49 pm 
Sumerul
Sumerul
User avatar

Joined: Mon Dec 22, 2003 12:35 pm
Posts: 3600
Location: Tokyo
I can't help but think of the Churchill dog adopting an Aussie accent...


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Wed Nov 10, 2010 8:07 pm 
Sumerul
Sumerul
User avatar

Joined: Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:52 am
Posts: 4545
Location: the Imperial Corridor
Gemination, not germination.

What does a syllabic /t/ sound like? What's the difference between /i/ and /j=/?

Interesting article system.

Looks to me like a Celtic language, except even more insane. Fun. The one thing I'd suggest is glosses for the examples, or at least the ones where it's not intuitively obvious what's going on.

_________________
Siöö jandeng raiglin zåbei tandiüłåd;
nää džunnfin kukuch vklaivei sivei tåd.
Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:48 am 
Lebom
Lebom
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jul 04, 2003 2:57 pm
Posts: 134
Location: London, UK
@Curlyjimsam - thank you! I'm planning to add some translations in due course, providing each clause with a full interlinear and adding comments linked back to the relevant grammar page when the clause demonstrates a particular syntax/grammar strategy. Hopefully this will make up for the brevity of the syntax page.

@Finlay - haven't done anything about intonation yet (except for the pitch marks in the native script, but they're more about facial expression). I'm torn between going for something a little more exotic to Brit/Yank ears (Anglo-Indian?) or just copying the Gevey intonation patterns.

@Nortaneous - thanks for the comments. Gemination spelling now corrected (alongside a number of other irritating errors that crept into the webpages as I rushed to complete them). Good call on the syllabic /t/ - I'm now calling the 'syllabic' stops clitics, though even that's not really right. Maybe a better explanation would be that they're consonant onsets with a (possibly voiceless) very short schwa as the nucleus?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Sat Nov 13, 2010 8:54 am 
Sumerul
Sumerul
User avatar

Joined: Mon Dec 22, 2003 12:35 pm
Posts: 3600
Location: Tokyo


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Sat Nov 13, 2010 9:13 am 
Sumerul
Sumerul
User avatar

Joined: Mon Apr 13, 2009 1:52 am
Posts: 4545
Location: the Imperial Corridor

_________________
Siöö jandeng raiglin zåbei tandiüłåd;
nää džunnfin kukuch vklaivei sivei tåd.
Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei. Chei.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Sat Nov 13, 2010 1:11 pm 
Lebom
Lebom
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jul 04, 2003 2:57 pm
Posts: 134
Location: London, UK


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: O Yis - the website
PostPosted: Sat Nov 13, 2010 5:17 pm 
Sumerul
Sumerul
User avatar

Joined: Mon Dec 22, 2003 12:35 pm
Posts: 3600
Location: Tokyo


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 9 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group