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by kiwikami
Thu 12 Jul 2018, 06:23
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Quintessential 5th Conversation Thread
Replies: 1384
Views: 108860

Re: The Quintessential 5th Conversation Thread

k1234567890y wrote:
Thu 12 Jul 2018, 03:36
;-; ;-; ;-; ;-; ;-; ;-; ;-; ;-;

I feel I am not a good person
:?: [:(]
I don't feel that I know you well enough to objectively say that you are in fact a good person, but you most certainly don't seem like a bad (or even below-average) one!
by kiwikami
Wed 04 Jul 2018, 06:58
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: You
Replies: 850
Views: 96789

Re: You

Welcome, tinzin! Alias(es): Sam, Tobias, various online pseudonyms typically involving eggs. Location: Illinois, at the moment. Date of birth: A couple of decades and change ago, in mid-November. Occupation: Graduate student. Interests: Linguistics (morphology and phonology - most recently, also sig...
by kiwikami
Sun 01 Jul 2018, 05:34
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

hitggiyyiyaa. pikyhiitai hnsui tiuwiisy ka tikiikutaihaayaa. "pauntuu" ka ngwiysy hnsui taumau. hetaȝeyyeyaa. hekeheetay hënsoy dewweesi ka dekeekodayhaayaa. "hawntow" ka ngënweyse hënsoy tawmaw. 2-be_good{INF}-POS.AFF | 2-look_at{INF}-CLSS{N} DEM.PRX language COP 1-make{PF}-CLSS{N}-3INAN-POS.AFF |...
by kiwikami
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 06:57
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

masako wrote:
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 11:32
na ke moku ua ina nye onyotleye taye itsako puntanko palak
[:(] Uasıìku Xrırùxı.
I'm really sorry to hear that, Masako.
by kiwikami
Thu 21 Jun 2018, 07:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

yeu yebonek. good become<PRS>3SG it’s going well. Ḳraṭı! I am glad to hear it! Kiki dwopaˤai zaɂōɂiθitiθ ɂeiχō ˤeidwo: ADV=ADV grow<PRS>1SG children.plant.COLL.ACC real<ADVZ> <AUG>much I have been growing microgreens out the wazoo: Yaza varnuθin, ˤa ɂelaudfyuefuenaoθizan, ˤa θyezunaoθin, ˤa ɂæwagūn...
by kiwikami
Tue 19 Jun 2018, 07:45
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ruḷısuz Iḳtíıṭútıùs?
Has y'all's summer been good?

Atíxsútı ·rırııkḷúaxaıx·.
We have been under an "Excessive-Heat Warning".
by kiwikami
Mon 11 Jun 2018, 20:35
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ṣaâsuxàa ruḳùr udlùrısùz hasúatàs. [t̻͡s̪ʕ̞æ's̪o.χɑh ɾɔ'ŋoɾ ɔ'ʈɭo.ɾɛˌs̪oʂ çɐ.zuʕ̞'t̪ɑs̪] I have just finished my first year of graduate school. ...It feels like only yesterday that... Me? What did I accomplish today? What did I accomplish ? I graduated from freaking high school , that's what I acco...
by kiwikami
Sat 09 Jun 2018, 20:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11134
Views: 712943

Re: What did you accomplish today?

Pabappa wrote:
Sat 09 Jun 2018, 19:22
Resolution of word-initial consonant clusters following collapse of pretonic vowels in Tarise:

a chart
That is very, very neat! [:D]
by kiwikami
Fri 08 Jun 2018, 00:04
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Cha hengedíns la shtön mva hönöi? It's cold in here, isn't it? Irîḷıtıdíı. Xtaḷàrxà. Iṣùlılaı Raàskakíuàh axúḷ · Dastàka? <4>be.cold-here . <1.2>obstruct-CONC-NVOL2 . <2.3>want-PST-DUR-VOL <1.3>move.down-DEO-CONC-VOL window<PAT> , <1>do.so-MOM-VOL Yes. Yes it is. Oh, I'm sorry, you wanted me to clo...
by kiwikami
Wed 06 Jun 2018, 23:18
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Alùalılur Xırxrìruuḷa daıs? l<ùa>alıl<u>ır xa<ır>x-rì-ŕu-uḷ-a da<aı>s <PAT>semantics<PAT> <3.1>attack-FUT-DEO-CESS-VOL.ACT it<AGT> Will the pragmatics homework ever end? :mrred: [}:(] [}:(] [}:(] :mrred: Trası uhŭsuatús. t<ra>as-ı hu<ù>súata<ú>s <1.4>be.in-DUR <PAT>place.made.of.fire<PAT.DIM> I am ...
by kiwikami
Fri 01 Jun 2018, 05:59
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Con-Script Development Centre
Replies: 1095
Views: 106376

Re: Con-Script Development Centre

Ahzoh wrote:
Fri 01 Jun 2018, 05:16
This looks marvelous! Very aesthetically pleasing.
As for new glyph shapes, are you are actively avoiding reflections of existing ones?
by kiwikami
Thu 31 May 2018, 19:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11134
Views: 712943

Re: What did you accomplish today?

This looks and sounds interesting. What do the axis markers do? What do the abbreviations X/Y/Z/C/P/R stand for? What's the difference between + and -, or between -E and E-? Historically, they were prepositional constructions that became grammaticalized; now, on verbs of motion, they could be consi...
by kiwikami
Tue 29 May 2018, 21:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11134
Views: 712943

Re: What did you accomplish today?

After, what, three years? After three years, Alál finally has properly-derived axis markers, which have always been some of the most important derivational (and sometimes inflectional, since they also mark tense) morphemes of the verb. I've waffled between different sets for a while now, but this mi...
by kiwikami
Mon 28 May 2018, 20:13
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: The Pogostick Language Game
Replies: 84
Views: 9256

Re: The Pogostick Language Game

Creyeditor wrote:
Mon 28 May 2018, 18:34
Could you give the IPA? I do not know how to pronounce these words.
/pʰri'kʰæmbriən/ and /ˈhɒɫəˌsiːn/, at least as I'd say them.
by kiwikami
Mon 28 May 2018, 06:27
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: The Pogostick Language Game
Replies: 84
Views: 9256

Re: The Pogostick Language Game

[ˈmɔːɹ.nɪŋ] > [ˈmɔː.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷɔː.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷɔw.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷʊw.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷʊv.nɪŋ] > [ˈwʊv.nɪŋ] > [ˈuv.nɪŋ] > [ˈiv.nɪŋ] Next : From the Precambrian to the Holocene We're going from a supereon to an epoch here, but "Hadean to Phanerozoic" doesn't have quite the ring to it, "Cryptic to Cenozoic" is too ...
by kiwikami
Fri 25 May 2018, 06:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Izáık · Txaàzuḷa. Aḷǐxıa.
[ɛ'ʂæjk 't̪xɑ:.ʐɔ.d͡ɮɐ ɐ't͡ɬe.ɣiʕ̞]
zı<á>k txu<aà>z-uḷ-a ḷ<ì>axí-a
1<OBL.AUG> <1.3>write-TERM-VOL <4>live.forever-VOL

Update: I've finished it. Glory Hallelujah.
by kiwikami
Fri 25 May 2018, 05:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ilùx Iltíxxıt? [ɛ'ɬox ɛɬ't̪ix.xɛt̪] l<ù>ıx l<tíx>ıx-ı-t task<PAT> <4.2>attempt-DUR-NVOL.PASS What are you up to lately? Kxa Tuxrazaı lalıláır. [qχɑ 't̪ox.ɾɐ.ʐɐj ɬɑ.ɮɛ'ɬæjr] kxa txu<ra>z-ı-a l<ù>al-l<áı>ır BEN <1.3>write-DUR-VOL.ACT language<OBL>-discourse<OBL.AUG> I'm doing pragmatics homework. Aḳǐ...
by kiwikami
Wed 23 May 2018, 00:03
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

masako wrote:
Tue 22 May 2018, 11:41
nye tlok kalak ka
Why is no one talking?
Txatxuduṣdı...
['t̪xɑ.t̪xɔ.ɖɔt͡s.ɻɛ]
txu<a-txu-duṣ>d-ı
<1.3~OBJ-obligation>carry-DUR

I'm rather busy.

Draṣtkúıt.
[ʈɽɑt̻͡s̪t̪'kujt̪]
d<ra>uṣ-tkúı-t
obligation<1.4>-FREQ-PASS.NVOL

I've had many obligations lately.
by kiwikami
Fri 04 May 2018, 05:54
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8393
Views: 648277

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

羅馬化𤴓可㐱全面 La·má·vã dõc cá·hưc giuin·mèn The romanization is absolutely terrible Atíltasǔxı ı d ·ú aúa· h . Hua Atîsuxí d ·u ua· h udzàt? [ɐˌt̪iɬ.t̪ɐ's̪o.ɣi ɛ'ʈu 'ʕ̞u.ɐç] [çoʕ̞ ɐ.d̪i'so.ɣi ʈo wɐç ɔʈ'ʂɑt̪] t<ı-ŕ-lat.~a>as<ùx>í dı-ú ah-ú hua t<ı-ŕ>as<ùx>í dı-u ah-u dzu<à>t <3-PL-NEG>exist<AUG> d -DIM.P...
by kiwikami
Fri 04 May 2018, 01:49
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Eroki Gǂama
Replies: 29
Views: 2640

Re: Eroki Gǂama

Ahh, you've already won me over with the clicks. Interesting orthographic choice with the ' for aspiration! Are there ever noun pairs that are distinguished by gender prefix but otherwise homophonous, and would augmenting/diminuating those nouns lead to ambiguity? It looks like "boy" and "girl" are ...