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by Evni Öpiu-sä
Tue 10 Apr 2018, 11:48
Forum: Anthropology, Culture & History
Topic: What's the difference between a prayer and a spell?
Replies: 25
Views: 5148

Re: What's the difference between a prayer and a spell?

When you pray, you try to use your unshakable belief. When you cast a spell, you try to use your magic powers.
by Evni Öpiu-sä
Sun 08 Apr 2018, 08:12
Forum: Beginners' Corner
Topic: What do you recommend? What to do?
Replies: 5
Views: 814

Re: What do you recommend? What to do?

Whoa! I didn't know Swadesh list.

Is there something that is like Swadesh list, but grammar, not base vocabulary? Edit: I mean I want to make grammar while translating sentences
by Evni Öpiu-sä
Sun 08 Apr 2018, 08:06
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 6618
Views: 514660

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

Axiem wrote:
Sun 08 Apr 2018, 04:05
Evni Öpiu-sä wrote:
Sat 07 Apr 2018, 14:33
How would he spell the word [øykre]?
(Women speak English too. Fluently, even!)
English isn't my native language. I thought "he" can mean any gender.


Thank you all. I prefer "öükré" though it technically didn't answer my question.
by Evni Öpiu-sä
Sat 07 Apr 2018, 14:33
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 6618
Views: 514660

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

Let's assume someone is fluent in spoken and written English but who knows no other languages. How would they spell the word [øykre]? The word is the name of my conlang in the conlang itself. I will use your answer when speaking (writing) about my conlang in English. I edited my post to make it soun...
by Evni Öpiu-sä
Sat 07 Apr 2018, 14:14
Forum: Beginners' Corner
Topic: What do you recommend? What to do?
Replies: 5
Views: 814

What do you recommend? What to do?

I currently know very little about my conlang. I want to make more content by translating. I ask your opinion: what should I translate and in which order?