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by Ebon
Tue 20 Dec 2016, 16:48
Forum: Beginners' Corner
Topic: Problems with my conlang
Replies: 7
Views: 1669

Re: Problems with my conlang

And here we can see why IPA is a better way to describe sounds than saying it's like this or that word. I struggle with understanding exactly what kind of problems you want help with, aside from not liking how it's pronounced- but without a proper prpnunciation guide I'm having a hard time figuring ...
by Ebon
Thu 15 Dec 2016, 23:18
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 15th: At'elas

hea int. yes
unm int. no

-Dšach telrä fselän gselre luhari?
-Unm.

2SG 1SG_for meal_ACC cook_PART be-able_PRES.ANIM.INT
Can you make a meal for me?
No.
by Ebon
Thu 15 Dec 2016, 07:46
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Transcription Game
Replies: 184
Views: 22492

Re: Transcription Game

Next: /p b m/ <は ば ま> /ɸ β ʋ/ <ふ ぶ わ> /θ/ <て> /tʼ t d n/ <ち た だ な> /t͡s d͡z t͡ɕ d͡ʑ/ <っさ っざ っし っじ> /s z ɕ ʑ/ <さ ざ し じ> /l r/ <ら り> /j/ <や> /kʼ k g ŋ/ <き け げ が> /k͡x/ <っけ> /ʔ h/ <イ へ> /i ɪ e ɛ/ <い ゅい え ゅえ> /ɐ̃ ɑ/ <ゅあ あ> /ʊ u o o͡w/ <ゅう う お ゅお> /t͡sa waniɾi njɑd͡ʑɑɾɪθk gɑɕɑdum, ɾo, lɑm pɾɑɕi ɑtɾɑɛk m...
by Ebon
Wed 14 Dec 2016, 20:54
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 13th: At'elas absari v. to drive (in a vehicle) absara n. vehicle absarur n. driver heanm ?. of course, naturally vyni v. to think, to assume Tel absarur jat. Absare heanm luhat. Dšach be maluhat sen vynemi? 1SG driver be.PRES.ANIM | drive_PART of-course be-able_PRES.ANIM | 2SG 3SG.ACC NEG_...
by Ebon
Tue 13 Dec 2016, 20:19
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 14232
Views: 968559

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

LinguoFranco wrote:Do you prefer agglutinative or fusional languages?
I'll take both, but I lean towards agglutinative a little more, I think.
by Ebon
Mon 12 Dec 2016, 21:00
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 12th:

At'elas:

gali /gali/ v. to take, to pick up

Tel pse nalmin gale luhat jasfe, pselat.
1SG DEF.ACC fruit_ACC pick-up_PART be-able_PRES.ANIM if, eat_PRES.ANIM
If I could pick up the fruit, I'd eat it.
by Ebon
Mon 12 Dec 2016, 11:31
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 10th & 11th Odki Lexember 11th: At'elas: tsul /tsɯl/ n. road Well, I'll kind of steal this? I just converted the phonology to Odki. Tor - Early adj [toɾ] Hey, he already kinda "stole" it from me: 10th Old Omlut tzuzk [tz̞uz̞k~tz̞ʷːˑk]? confluence (point where two rivers or streams meet) Mo...
by Ebon
Sun 11 Dec 2016, 20:58
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 11th:

At'elas:

tsul /tsɯl/ n. road
by Ebon
Sun 11 Dec 2016, 17:43
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 14232
Views: 968559

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

I would agree but I don't think that I have the authority to make such a mass thread. But who does? At any rate, till then I'll post my request here when I'm free. What have you had in mind, Isfendil? The mass thread I was talking about would be a general requests thread like this one. My own idea ...
by Ebon
Sat 10 Dec 2016, 22:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 10th: At'elas: nuri /nɯʁi/ v. to go by foot, to walk bsera [bzeʁa] conj. if Dšach tselmenärmea tšet'ansu nurat bsera, tyn nisat. [ʥax tselmenæʁmea ʨet'ansɯ nɯʁat bzeʁa tyn nizat] 2SG house_my.GEN north_towards go_PRES.ANIM if, 1SG.ACC meet_PRES.ANIM If you go North from my house, you'll mee...
by Ebon
Fri 09 Dec 2016, 21:57
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 9th:

At'elas

chean
/xean/ n. blood
by Ebon
Thu 08 Dec 2016, 22:18
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8453
Views: 718774

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Take some bread, cheese, and meat. Make yourself a toast. Mindro ad tina 'ned bhamádisc sálo bhadi bhcelú ad nedaryd; saevis bhamlr siyvysd ciaov ab motsarelabh ú pestabh. This reminds me of the new bakery I found recently; they make an amazing grilled panino with mozzarella and pesto. Fsa fselišeh...
by Ebon
Thu 08 Dec 2016, 21:40
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 8th: At'elas: šare [ʑaʁe] n. flaw, defect šareln - [ʑaʁeln] n. flawed, faulty janm /janm/ conj. even if gale /gale/ conj. nevertheless, still, anyway Dšach šarelna jat janm, gale chisma jat. [ʥax ʑaʁelna jat janm, gale xisma jat] 2SG flawed_NOM.SG.ANIM be_PRES.ANIM even-if, nevertheless per...
by Ebon
Wed 07 Dec 2016, 20:04
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 7th:

kidžach /kidʑax/ n. water
dženla /dʑenla/ n. river
psigu /psigɯ/ n. lake

Dženlamea psa kidžach psigunul lertuhyl.
/ʤenlamea psa kiʤax psigɯnɯl leʁtɯhyl/
river_GEN DEF.INANIM water lake_into flow_PRES.INANIM

The river's water flows into the lake.
by Ebon
Wed 07 Dec 2016, 16:03
Forum: Deutsch
Topic: Fragen über Deutsch - Questions about German
Replies: 92
Views: 29173

Re: Fragen über Deutsch - Questions about German

I was a tourist in Berlin some years ago. I was in a Cafeteria and ordered something from a waiter. Then I later asked another waiter if my order was understood. I was quite struggling with the cafeteria culture and the language. She answererd something like: 'Die bringt es bald.' Why did she say d...
by Ebon
Tue 06 Dec 2016, 12:27
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 6th:

At'elas:

lenehi /lenehi/ v. to hide, to be hidden

Sss, tel eksertejänal t'i lenehat.
INTERJ 1SG closet_your_in PROG hide_ANIM.PRES
Shh, I'm hiding in your closet.
by Ebon
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 16:27
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread
Replies: 8396
Views: 570599

Re: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread

I wonder what their side of the story is. I know I tend to be overly perfectionist, and won't accept work from others that would easily be passable but doesn't conform to my self-imposed standards. I don't know, but I don't think "proper punctuation, basic spell checking and consistent formatting" ...
by Ebon
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 14:37
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread
Replies: 8396
Views: 570599

Re: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread

I wonder what their side of the story is. I know I tend to be overly perfectionist, and won't accept work from others that would easily be passable but doesn't conform to my self-imposed standards. I don't know, but I don't think "proper punctuation, basic spell checking and consistent formatting" ...
by Ebon
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 11:36
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2016
Replies: 365
Views: 24091

Re: Lexember 2016

Lexember 5th: At'elas: fseri /fseʁi/ - to make, to create, to produce dšach [ʥax] - 2SG ta /ta/ - conjunctiom for relative clauses of inanimate nouns Dšach tel gselrila tirlahat ta le rewatin fserewa. [ʥax tɛl gzɛlʁila tiʁlahat ta le rewatɪn fseʁewa] 2SG 1SG cooking_BEN use_PRES.ANIM CONJ DEF.ACC ta...
by Ebon
Sun 04 Dec 2016, 23:24
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8453
Views: 718774

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Tel At'elasin chenlehati me le ralak'yn elesärin sik'unat.
[tɛl at'elazin xɛnlehati me le ʁalak'yn elezæʁin zik'ɯnat]
1SG At'elas_ACC call_PRES.ANIM_REFLEX CONJ DEF.ANIM.ACC new_ANIM.ACC language_my_ACC present_ANIM.PRES

I present my new language, called At'elas.