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by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 23:57
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 6659
Views: 538094

Re: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

I wouldn't be surprised if it's just an American thing, but isn't it possible that this comedian's bit (which I happen to not be familiar with, either) was inspired by some Americans' distaste for the word, and not the other way around? The people I hear say they hate it do sometimes reference the s...
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 20:46
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Equivalent of Proto-Indo-European language - speedlang contest
Replies: 2
Views: 94

Re: Equivalent of Proto-Indo-European language - speedlang contest

Could you tell us more about what you have planned? I don't know what you mean by "a contest for an equivalent of…".
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 20:44
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pabbéi>

[ʃpiʔˈʥaː] > [ʃpɨʔˈd͡ʑæː]
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 18:47
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Reverse Sound Changes Game
Replies: 951
Views: 72230

Re: Reverse Sound Changes Game

[keʊ̯nətˈɣutɪkuntaɪ̯] < [kejonatˈɣutɪkumtaje]
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 18:46
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pabbéi>

[pʃ̩ˈʄa˥] > [ʃpiˈʄa]
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 18:45
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 6659
Views: 538094

Re: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

Outside of the linguistic world (in the world of lay English speakers, that is), it's pretty universally recognized that the word "moist" is unpleasant. If you post a poll about what word people think sounds the worst, I swear, at least half of people asked will say "moist". Is it just because ther...
by shimobaatar
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:25
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pabbéi>

[pɕiˈɓɛa˧˥] > [pɕɨˈɓja˥]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 23:27
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pabbéi>

[paˈbːej˧˥] > [pəˈɓeː˧˥]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 16:25
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Quick Diachronics Challenge
Replies: 603
Views: 58804

Re: Quick Diachronics Challenge

So sorry to have kept everyone waiting for so long. Real life's been busy. I did want to give this another shot, though, so I threw this together between doing laundry and getting ready for work this morning. sangi39, I did my best to make adjustments based on your feedback, but as you can see, I di...
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 15:03
Forum: Translations
Topic: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs
Replies: 1364
Views: 78604

Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Another hint: the first word in the compound was vowel-initial in Proto-Germanic.
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 15:01
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Romanization game
Replies: 3742
Views: 240319

Re: Romanization game

/p k/ <b g>
/f s ç h/ <f z c h>
/fʼ sʼ çʼ/ <p s k>
/m n ɳ/ <m n ñ>
/j w/ <i v>
/ɽ/ <t>

/u e o ʌ/ <u e o a>

Next:

/p b pʲ bʲ t d k g/
/f fʲ s ʃ ʒ x/
/t͡ʃ d͡ʒ/
/m mʲ n~ŋ nʲ/
/ʋ ð̞ j/
/l/
/r/

/i y u/
/e ø o/
/æ ɑ/

/ɛːɪ̯ ɛːʏ̯ ɛːɐ̯ œːʏ̯ ɔːɪ̯ ɔːʊ̯ ɔːɐ̯/
/aɪ̯ aʏ̯ aʊ̯/
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 14:35
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pwégwī>

[pe˩ˈbβei˥] > [pəˈb͡βi˥]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 12:40
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Reverse Sound Changes Game
Replies: 951
Views: 72230

Re: Reverse Sound Changes Game

[kaʊ̯ndˈgʷiʔkuʔtə] < [keʊ̯ntˈgytkutte]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 12:38
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<pwégwī>

[pʷe˧˥ɣʷi˥] > [pe˧βi˥]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 04:23
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<mırunimı>

[pɔː˩ˈrø̰ː˧˥] > [pøˈrˀy˧˥]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 04:22
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Reverse Sound Changes Game
Replies: 951
Views: 72230

Re: Reverse Sound Changes Game

[kɔdˈbikːutː] < [kodˈbiʔkuʔt]
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 04:21
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Irish Romlang Collablang
Replies: 29
Views: 853

Re: Irish Romlang Collablang

8a: a
9: a c
10: a
by shimobaatar
Sun 16 Sep 2018, 04:18
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Romanization game
Replies: 3742
Views: 240319

Re: Romanization game

/m n/ <m n> /p t k q ʔ/ <p t k ḳ q> /b d ɡ/ <b d g> /s χ ħ h/ <s x ḫ h> /z ʁ ʕ/ <z ṛ c> /r l j w/ <r l j w> /mː nː/ <mm nn> /pː tː kː qː ʔː/ <pp tt kk ḳḳ qq> /bː dː ɡː/ <bb dd gg> /sː χː ħː hː/ <ss xx ḫḫ hh> /zː ʁː ʕː/ <zz ṛṛ cc> /rː lː jː wː/ <rr ll jj ww> /i u e o ɛ ɔ a/ <i u e o è ò a> Next: /p t...
by shimobaatar
Sat 15 Sep 2018, 21:37
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5461
Views: 269114

Re: Sound Changes Game

<mırunimı>

[bɑːˈzɪp] > [bɑːˈreʔʷ]
by shimobaatar
Sat 15 Sep 2018, 21:36
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Reverse Sound Changes Game
Replies: 951
Views: 72230

Re: Reverse Sound Changes Game

[ˈkʷaðbiːkʷɔ] < [kɒðˈbikoʔ]