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by Ranquil
Fri 01 Jan 2016, 22:43
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

:con: Sumu

Koo vuosde vain moimpjaku tavu.
this year_AT just more_ADVERB eat_NON-PAST

This year I'll just eat more.
by Ranquil
Mon 28 Dec 2015, 01:46
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Yay or Nay?
Replies: 2660
Views: 141298

Re: Yay or Nay?

Recently I've been thinking about a concept for a next conlang. 1) Phonology The phonology is mostly based on English, Swedish and the major Chinese languages. The main emphasis, phonology-wise, is to make a beautiful language that's relatively easy to pronounce and "glides along the tongue". yes i ...
by Ranquil
Tue 15 Dec 2015, 13:35
Forum: Translations
Topic: Who are you? "I am me"
Replies: 55
Views: 4053

Re: Who are you? "I am me"

:con: Sumu

Sörigä ken olu?
2s_subj WHO BE_non-past

(Koriga) kori olu.
( 1s_subj ) 1s BE_non-past
by Ranquil
Thu 03 Dec 2015, 11:03
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2015
Replies: 214
Views: 8157

Re: Lexember 2015

Because I didn't remember to post here earlier, I'm going to post for today and the last two days now. 1st Sumu word: päivu : sun, day This word essentially comes from the Finnish word päivä , day. However, it originally comes from the Sami word beaivi/beaivvos , sun. Originally the word in Sumu was...
by Ranquil
Mon 23 Nov 2015, 15:57
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Mad mi our ja nemid i olu kar , pjeeni aiki ni kuus kafe o nomide ie . Eil huviku voide ita . Even if you have slept only for three hours , don't drink six cups of coffee in a short period of time . I didn't feel well yesterday . I wanted to try using colors I'm so sorry
by Ranquil
Mon 23 Nov 2015, 11:46
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Let's tell a story! (Game)
Replies: 342
Views: 7979

Re: Let's tell a story! (Game)

Once upon my wombat's discography there sat an exceptionally cute Half-Orc. Whenever his tastes manifested an illegal propensity, he who was granted cheesecakes would seek his most valuable goat so Jacob could capitulate to everything. Nevertheless, decorum prevented us from discombobulating oursel...
by Ranquil
Wed 18 Nov 2015, 14:51
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Koi aik la enimpi nuki jooru mut, niin paali sjei kar, nukite iheu. Dja maa.

At the moment I need more sleep but because I have so much to do, I can't sleep. Oh well.
by Ranquil
Wed 18 Nov 2015, 13:04
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Romanization game
Replies: 3545
Views: 154544

Re: Romanization game

/p t tʲ k k͡x/ <p t tt k x> /m n n̊ nʲ n̥ʲ/ <m n n nn nn> /ɸ β s z sʲ/ <f b s z ss> /j ʋ ʋ̃ w/ <j v v w> /i e ɛ ɑ ɔ u ʉ y/ <i e ae a o u uu ue> /p pʲ t tɕ k kʲ b bʲ d dɕ g gʲ/ /m mʲ n ŋ ɴ nʲ/ /h hʲ ɸ ɸʲ s z ɕ/ /r rʲ l lʲ/ /j ʋ ʋʲ/ /ɑ æ o ø ɯ e i/ The language contains 13 diphthongs (all considered s...
by Ranquil
Wed 18 Nov 2015, 09:21
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Let's tell a story! (Game)
Replies: 342
Views: 7979

Re: Let's tell a story! (Game)

Once upon my wombat's discography there sat an exceptionally cute Half-Orc. Whenever his tastes manifested an illegal propensity, he who was granted cheesecakes would seek his most valuable goat so Jacob could capitulate to everything. Nevertheless, decorum prevented us from discombobulating oursel...
by Ranquil
Tue 17 Nov 2015, 08:36
Forum: Translations
Topic: I live...
Replies: 19
Views: 2234

Re: I live...

Might as well take part in this. Translating stuff gives me motivation to make more words. Kot ni sumu. I live in a house. Lin ni sumu. I live in a city. London ni sumu. I live in London. Pjeeni kotnen ni sumu. I live in a small cottage. Möd ni sumu. I live in the forest. Möd ni pjeeni kotnen ni sum...
by Ranquil
Mon 16 Nov 2015, 12:17
Forum: Translations
Topic: I love you
Replies: 291
Views: 26657

Re: I love you

My conlang is currently unnamed.

(Kori ga) söri aiu.
( 1st_person_singular subject_particle ) 2nd_person_singular LOVES.
by Ranquil
Mon 16 Nov 2015, 12:09
Forum: Translations
Topic: What will not kill you makes you stronger.
Replies: 55
Views: 4261

Re: What will not kill you makes you stronger.

My conlang is currently unnamed.

Sjurite ei ga väkinimpjäku naraseu.
KILLingly IS_NOT_adjective subject_particle STRONGer_adverb MAKES_BECOME

"What does not kill makes (one) become stronger."
by Ranquil
Mon 16 Nov 2015, 10:23
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: What languages do you speak?
Replies: 496
Views: 43834

Re: What languages do you speak?

:fin: Finnish: Native :eng: English: Very good :swe: Swedish: Good at basic grammar but poor vocabulary. :jpn: Japanese: Good at basic grammar but poor vocabulary. Kanji is a bitch but I can read, in one form or another, around 150 kanji. :deu: German: "Mein Deutsch ist nicht gut." That's pretty muc...
by Ranquil
Mon 16 Nov 2015, 10:01
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Kafe pitite iu mut, koi haam la joosita.
COFFEE LIKEingly IS_NOT BUT, THIS_adjective MORNING at NEEDed.

I don't like coffee but I needed it this morning.
by Ranquil
Tue 03 Nov 2015, 15:41
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 10786
Views: 520973

Re: What did you accomplish today?

For the last week I've been developing a conscript for my language. As it turns out, because the language is phonologically very similar to Finnish, it can be, with a few alterations, be used to write Finnish. Problems only rise with loanwords that contain consonant clusters. Here's the first passag...
by Ranquil
Sat 17 Oct 2015, 13:32
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Guess The Language!!!
Replies: 5362
Views: 197968

Re: Guess The Language!!!

Here's another one:

1: Kokko, kokoo koko kokko kokoon.
2: Koko kokko kokoonko?
1: Koko kokko kokoon, Kokko!

The numbers represent different people.
by Ranquil
Wed 14 Oct 2015, 21:32
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ain! Orn sularnatol. oh that.INAN bad-INT-INAN Oh dear! That's the worst. Lonmai Luna: ahe... yes... se dalep hir alen Ranquil mek... hope Ranquil is alright... Tjihikto hik ga kori na hik valu. Thousand_NON-HUMAN-ENTITIES_UNITS spirit/soul SUBJECT 1ST-PERSON GENITIVE spirit/soul illuminate/enlight...
by Ranquil
Wed 14 Oct 2015, 14:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Miri sjomi noa ga kora he kuku. Three beautiful women are coming here. Viz ita, vaan hiviz han! It wasn't water but blood! Eil hitri de pizza tabida. Taas. Yesterday I ate pizza alone. Again. ʙóin neʀòtʲa šòrg fʲūʀs. ʙóa le gàʙkʲ ræ̀ vrùm! Your yesterday seems interesting. Tell us more! Sjeünwetä o...
by Ranquil
Wed 14 Oct 2015, 11:30
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 457490

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Miri sjomi noa ga kora he kuku.
Three beautiful women are coming here.

Viz ita, vaan hiviz han!
It wasn't water but blood!

Eil hitri de pizza tabida. Taas.
Yesterday I ate pizza alone. Again.
by Ranquil
Mon 12 Oct 2015, 08:38
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 10786
Views: 520973

Re: What did you accomplish today?

I made a somewhat simple and consistent set of numerals. Now I can say numbers from anywhere between 0 and 999,999,999,999 in my language. :)