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by gokupwned5
Tue 14 Aug 2018, 03:06
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

35) How should the consonants /ɲ/ and /ʎ/ be written? f) /ɲ ʎ/ - <nh lh> 36) How should the consonants /j/ and /w/ be written? a) /j w/ - <i u> 37) How should the monophthongs of Proto-Brettaniot be written? a) /i y u e ə o ɛ a/ - <i u ou e e~a o e a> (Old French) 38) How should the diphthongs of P...
by gokupwned5
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 16:14
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

35.F
36.A
37.B
38.B
by gokupwned5
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 15:50
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

35) f (<nh lh>) 36) a 37) a 38) b Where do /j w/ occur? Don’t Latin /j w/ become /d͡ʒ v/? They could occur in consonant clusters that formed in native words as well as loan words. Here are some examples. acuerna /əkwernə/ "squirrel" from Old English ācweorna Caduallo /kadwalu/, a male name from Pro...
by gokupwned5
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 02:58
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 30) How should the consonants /ɲ/ and /ʎ/ be derived? c) /mn kn gn nj/ > /ɲ/ and /pl tl kl gl lj/ > /ʎ/ 31) How should voiced fricatives /v ð ɣ/ be written? e) /v ð ɣ/ - <v dh gh> (Proposed by GrandPiano) 32) Should Proto-Brettaniot gain the phoneme /θ/? b) No. 33) How should the...
by gokupwned5
Sun 12 Aug 2018, 15:56
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

30.C
31.E
32.A
33.B
34.A
by gokupwned5
Sun 12 Aug 2018, 03:10
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 25) What will happen to unstressed vowels? c) Unstressed /i u e o ɛ ɔ a/ > [i u ə o ə o ə] (Proposed by shimobaatar) 26) Will vowels undergo vowel breaking as they did in Old English , with front vowels becoming falling diphthongs in certain contexts? b) No. 27) Should geminate c...
by gokupwned5
Sat 11 Aug 2018, 21:03
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

25.D (GrandPiano)
26.A
27.B
28.B
29.B
by gokupwned5
Sat 11 Aug 2018, 02:55
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 18) It is 500 CE, and Anglo-Saxons have started to invade Londein and surrounding kingdoms. What will be the fate of the British Isles? b) The Romano-British kingdoms survive, and the Anglo-Saxons assimilate into them. 21) What will be the fate of the back vowels of Proto-Brettan...
by gokupwned5
Fri 10 Aug 2018, 02:55
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 18) It is 500 CE, and Anglo-Saxons have started to invade Londein and surrounding kingdoms. What will be the fate of the British Isles? a) The Romano-British kingdoms survive, and the Anglo-Saxons try to invade land further north in Scotland and Ireland. b) The Romano-British kin...
by gokupwned5
Thu 09 Aug 2018, 12:50
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

18.A
19.A
20.B
21.D
by gokupwned5
Thu 09 Aug 2018, 03:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 14) What will happen to the vowels /i u e o ɛ ɔ a/ in stressed, open syllables? They become diphthongs: /i u e o ɛ ɔ a/ > /i u ei ou iə uə æ~iə/ (Old French) 15) How should the verb conjugations of Vulgar Latin develop in this language? Conjugations with the present active infini...
by gokupwned5
Tue 07 Aug 2018, 15:30
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

14. D
15. A (Verbs should develop as they did in Old French, except the future tense is formed with the construction *volēre "to want" + ad "to" + verb infinitive, similar to Romanian and Modern English.)
16. B
17. A
by gokupwned5
Tue 07 Aug 2018, 03:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 9) Who should be the first ruler of Londein? Vortigern will be the first king of Londein. 10) What will be the outcome of the plosives /kkʲ kʲ gʲ/? The plosives /kkʲ kʲ gʲ/ will become /t͡ʃ t͡ʃ j~d͡ʒ/ as proposed by shimobaatar. 11) What will be the outcome of the cluster /skʲ/? ...
by gokupwned5
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 22:22
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

9. C
10. D
11. C
12. E
13. B
by gokupwned5
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 21:49
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

9.) c 10.) f. kkʲ kʲ gʲ -> cc c ɟ 11) d. ʃc 12) e. (shimo's) 13) b. NB: it's very odd that a language would adopt Old English style changes before Old English existed? Although I guess it can be explained as a coincidence. I can see why it would be odd, but it could be possible if we end up decidin...
by gokupwned5
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 11:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

shimobaatar wrote:
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 03:15
9: a c
10: e (/t͡ʃ t͡ʃ j~d͡ʒ/)
11: c
12: e (/jʃ jt͡ʃ/)
13: b

Just so you know, the choices go "a b c e" for questions 10, 11, and 13, and "a a b c e" for question 12.
I know, I just fixed it.
by gokupwned5
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 03:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 6) What will be the outcome of the monophthongs of Vulgar Latin? d) /i u ɪ ʊ e o ɛ ɔ a/ > /i u i o e o ɛ ɔ a/ (Proposed by Ælfwine) 7) What would a map of Great Britain now look like in the 5th and 6th centuries? a) It would look like this map , but with kingdoms in southern Grea...
by gokupwned5
Sun 05 Aug 2018, 02:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 1) Will we be following the Spezia-Rimini line? b) No. This will be a language that isn't a Western or Eastern Romance language, but an outlier like Sardinian. 3) What will be the political situation in Great Britain? a) Divided into multiple Brittonic and Romano-British kingdoms...
by gokupwned5
Sat 04 Aug 2018, 02:50
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: British Romance Language Collablang
Replies: 54
Views: 808

Re: British Romance Language Collablang

The results are in! 1) Will we be following the Spezia-Rimini line? a) Yes. This will be a western Romance language. b) No. This will be a language that isn't a Western or Eastern Romance language, but an outlier like Sardinian. 2) How will the name of this language be derived? e) From Latin *Britta...
by gokupwned5
Fri 03 Aug 2018, 20:10
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Anglo-Romance Language Collab
Replies: 189
Views: 13025

Re: Anglo-Romance Language Collab

gokupwned5, you should revive this thread. It was really interesting. I will, but in a new thread. Might I ask why? We made a lot of progress in this thread. Yeah, but the whole point of this sort of thread is to spend a lot of time and not make any progress, so... [because if you do make progress,...