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by masako
Sun 17 Dec 2017, 14:15
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Formatting
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Re: Formatting

I store my vocabulary in a database which allows me to order it back and forth, but what lets you refrain from an English -> Conlang dictionary? I use Excel for the same reason, but the left column is Kala for the very reason Frislander mentions. Maybe I've been hanging out with a different crowd a...
by masako
Tue 12 Dec 2017, 17:02
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Formatting
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Re: Formatting

Frislander wrote:
Tue 12 Dec 2017, 16:45
I wish more people would arrange their lexica primarily by the word in the language first more often.
Yeah, me too. It's something that Radius Solis from the ZBB recommended to me long ago and I've stuck with it since.
by masako
Tue 12 Dec 2017, 13:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Formatting
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Formatting

http://www.frathwiki.com/Kala/affixes

So I finally got around to listing all of the affixes used in Kala ("alphabetically"), but should I also list them by usage?
by masako
Thu 07 Dec 2017, 20:22
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Just for fun
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Re: Just for fun

Well, yeah, that has no practical impact on the readability or orthographic information conveyed, so that could work. Seems a question of style, really.
by masako
Thu 07 Dec 2017, 14:24
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Just for fun
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Just for fun

https://i.imgur.com/G4DIh9S.png https://i.imgur.com/YdCQzwl.png https://i.imgur.com/fbaHGF1.png nam ke unyanketle kyoponua – ke hama tamaha namyo unyanko 1pl O understand-NEG-REL fear-FREQ – O defense good-AUG 1pl.POSS know-CONT We often fear what we do not understand; our best defense is knowledge...
by masako
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 13:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Lambuzhao wrote:
Thu 30 Nov 2017, 21:08
petsan yasahi maye hinim namyo sutsuye.
soft-ADV wind-DIM among reed-PL 1PL.GEN whisper-PST
A breeze whispered softly through our reeds.
ano ka
Again?
by masako
Mon 27 Nov 2017, 20:10
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

ne habanu kiswa yení
NEG enjoy-1s-3s appearance-ACC new
I don't like the new appearance.
by masako
Sat 28 Oct 2017, 13:16
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Evynova wrote:Why not?
nye:
Because:
Konungr wrote:Germanic languages are nice, but they are too mainstream.
Frislander wrote:They're too much like my native tongue [English].
kalayeni
Well said.
by masako
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 12:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Evynova wrote:Who doesn't like Germanic languages?
na
Me.
by masako
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 12:13
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Solarius wrote:"But Germanic languages are cool!"
nya kola
To some people...
Solarius wrote:"I wish I understood more about syntax."
Image
by masako
Sun 15 Oct 2017, 00:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

uala ta sahya
True, you're correct.
by masako
Sat 14 Oct 2017, 23:38
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

lsd wrote:try language...
uala itla emya
That's what I'm doing. (lit: verily this happens)
Parlox wrote:This is my new conlang, Gwynwth.
uatla nya ena totsuyapye
That's too Germanic for me.

EDIT: forgot how to say "Germany", haha
by masako
Sat 14 Oct 2017, 22:10
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

kiwikami wrote:This is very true - you have much wisdom!
nyasa ehe na ma'a tlanam ke ntelani unyak
Thank you, but I don't know how to interact well with people.
by masako
Sat 14 Oct 2017, 00:35
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

kiwikami wrote:Ah, but too much rain obscures the sun.
uatelo tsipa me kuama mauam ke pana heyatli
That condition is temporary but flowers will always need rain.
by masako
Fri 13 Oct 2017, 19:56
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

nyasa
Thank you.

a, ihanu
Yes, this version.
by masako
Fri 13 Oct 2017, 19:47
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Image
nam mue pana ke mauam anyapak
1pl without rain O flower-PL see-ABIL-NEG
We cannot see the flowers without rain.
by masako
Tue 10 Oct 2017, 11:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8118
Views: 458132

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Thrice Xandvii wrote:Image
Edit: I just realized that I forgot to add the PROG particle. Dang.
imoya huelinko
This script is amazing.
by masako
Thu 05 Oct 2017, 17:06
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: OK, so...
Replies: 7
Views: 613

Re: OK, so...

Thanks for the condolences everyone. When you have time, please let me know about the grammar.
by masako
Fri 29 Sep 2017, 17:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: OK, so...
Replies: 7
Views: 613

Re: OK, so...

sangi39 wrote:Was it down to a computer crash or something?
Nope. I had saved it on a public computer for editing and when I logged off it was cleared from the temp folder.

I appreciate the condolences.

Any thoughts on the grammar? http://www.frathwiki.com/Kala