British Romance Language Collablang

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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by Tanni » Tue 14 Aug 2018, 18:00

gokupwned5 wrote:
Tue 14 Aug 2018, 03:06
39) How should the affricates /ts/ and /dz/ be written?
c) Other. /ts dz/ - <ç c>

40) What should be the fate of the infinitives of Vulgar Latin?
d) -āre, -ere, -ēre, -īre > -ar, -er, -er, -ir

41) As of 700 AD, this is the current political situation. Given that both nations have the same ruler, should Powys unite with Loundein?
c) No. One of Gwylog ap Beli's other sons could simply ascend to the throne of Powys, whereas the oldest would be the King of Loundein.

42) Should the plural forms in Proto-Brettaniot verbs be preserved, or should they merge into a single plural conjugation as they did in Old English?
a) They should be preserved.

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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by idov » Tue 14 Aug 2018, 18:21

39) c. Other. /ts dz/ - <ç c> Tanni's suggestion
40) d
41) a
42) a
The accusative of <emo> is <eminem>. :lat:
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Tue 14 Aug 2018, 22:52

Tanni wrote:
Tue 14 Aug 2018, 18:00
gokupwned5 wrote:
Tue 14 Aug 2018, 03:06
39) How should the affricates /ts/ and /dz/ be written?
c) Other. /ts dz/ - <ç c>

40) What should be the fate of the infinitives of Vulgar Latin?
d) -āre, -ere, -ēre, -īre > -ar, -er, -er, -ir

41) As of 700 AD, this is the current political situation. Given that both nations have the same ruler, should Powys unite with Loundein?
c) No. One of Gwylog ap Beli's other sons could simply ascend to the throne of Powys, whereas the oldest would be the King of Loundein.

42) Should the plural forms in Proto-Brettaniot verbs be preserved, or should they merge into a single plural conjugation as they did in Old English?
a) They should be preserved.

Voting ends tomorrow 21:30 EDT or 01:30 UTC.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by GrandPiano » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 00:42

39) a
40) g (-ar -re -er -ir)
41) a
42) a
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 02:32

39.A
40.D
41.C
42.A
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 03:01

The results are in!

39) How should the affricates /ts/ and /dz/ be written?
a) /ts dz/ - <ç z>

40) What should be the fate of the infinitives of Vulgar Latin?
d) -āre, -ere, -ēre, -īre > -ar, -er, -er, -ir

41) As of 700 AD, this is the current political situation. Given that both nations have the same ruler, should Powys unite with Loundein?
a) Yes.

42) Should the plural forms in Proto-Brettaniot verbs be preserved, or should they merge into a single plural conjugation as they did in Old English?
a) They should be preserved.

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43) What will be the conditions for former /a/ becoming /æ~iə/ in open syllables?
a) It becomes /iə/ in syllables with a palatal consonant, but /æ/ otherwise. (French)
b) It becomes /æ/ if /i/ or /j/ is in the next syllable, but /iə/ otherwise.
c) Other.

44) What will be the fate of /æ/?
a) It merges with /ɛ/.
b) It is preserved.
c) A chain shift occurs of /æ ɛ e/ > /ɛ e i/.
d) Same as c but /ei/ becomes /i/.
e) Other.

45) What should be the fate of /ð/?
a) It is preserved.
b) It merges with /z/. (Occitano-Romance)
c) It lenites/disappears. (French)
d) Other.

46) Should final /t/ and /d/ become /θ/ and /ð/ as they did in Old French?
a) Yes.
b) No.
c) Other.

47) It is 740 CE. Through his mother, Princess Guennivar, King Elsedho of Loundein (the son of King Guilo) has a claim to the throne of Bouragho, as the current King of Bouragho is his 55-year-old cousin, King Artogno, who is currently without an heir. Should he claim his cousin's throne?
a) Yes.
b) No.
c) Other.

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Also, I am currently working on a document to organize everything about this language. Here is the link.

Voting ends tomorrow 21:30 EDT or 01:30 UTC.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by shimobaatar » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 03:15

43: a
44: d
45: b
46: a
47: a
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by IEPH » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 03:26

43) a
44) b
45) a
46) a
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by GrandPiano » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 04:09

43) a
44) c
45) a
46) a
47) a
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 13:02

43.A
44.A
45.A
46.A
47.A
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Wed 15 Aug 2018, 23:48

I modified the link to the document so that comments can be made. Here is the new link.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 03:02

The results are in!

43) What will be the conditions for former /a/ becoming /æ~iə/ in open syllables?
a) It becomes /iə/ in syllables with a palatal consonant, but /æ/ otherwise. (French)

44) What will be the fate of /æ/?
a) It merges with /ɛ/.
b) It is preserved.
c) A chain shift occurs of /æ ɛ e/ > /ɛ e i/.
d) Same as c but /ei/ becomes /i/.

45) What should be the fate of /ð/?
a) It is preserved.

46) Should final /t/ and /d/ become /θ/ and /ð/ as they did in Old French?
a) Yes.

47) It is 740 CE. Through his mother, Princess Guennivar, King Elsedho of Loundein (the son of King Guilo) has a claim to the throne of Bouragho, as the current King of Bouragho is his 55-year-old cousin, King Artogno, who is currently without an heir. Should he claim his cousin's throne?
a) Yes.

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For #44, there was a 4-way tie. As a result, this question will be voted on again.

44) What will be the fate of /æ/?
a) It merges with /ɛ/.
b) It is preserved.
c) A chain shift occurs of /æ ɛ e/ > /ɛ e i/.
d) Same as c but /ei/ becomes /i/.

48) The phonetic changes for Proto-Brettaniot will be finished when #44 is voted on. How should it evolve from this point on?
a) It should remain as a single language, but with different dialects.
b) It should be a dialect continuum similar to Medieval Western Romance, but in this case, there would only be one standard at play, and it would be the dialect spoken in Loundein (OTL London).
c) Other.

49) How should /θ/ be written?
a) /θ/ - <þ>
b) /θ/ - <th>
c) Other.

50) What will be the fate of /ɣ/?
a) It will become /g/.
b) It will be preserved.
c) It will become /j/ after front vowels, and /w/ otherwise. (English)
d) It will become /h/, but /g/ in any consonant clusters that it may occur in.
e) Other.

51) It is now 800 CE, and this is the current political situation in OTL England and Wales. Danish armies have just arrived on the eastern shores of the British Isles, and they wish to conquer the British Isles. What will happen next?
a) They will only conquer York. (What Happened in OTL)
b) They will create a vassal state out of England and Wales.
c) Other.

Voting ends tomorrow 21:30 EDT or 01:30 UTC.

EDIT: I fixed the question numbers. The new questions 45, 46, 47, and 48 were supposed to be 48, 49, 50, and 51 respectively.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by shimobaatar » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 03:07

44: d
48: b
49: b
50: c
51: a
Edit: Updated question numbers.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by this_is_an_account » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 03:34

Are newcomers allowed to jump in?
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by IEPH » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 03:52

44) a
48) b
49) a
50) c
51) a
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by GrandPiano » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 04:48

44) b
45) b
46) b
47) b
48) a

this_is_an_account wrote:
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Are newcomers allowed to jump in?
By all means.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by this_is_an_account » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 05:37

44: A
48: B
49: B
50: D
51: A
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 12:47

this_is_an_account wrote:
Thu 16 Aug 2018, 03:34
Are newcomers allowed to jump in?
Yes. Anyone can vote.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by gokupwned5 » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 12:52

44.A
48.B
49.B
50.C
51.A

By the way, I messed up the questions. Questions 45, 46, 47, and 48 are now 48, 49, 50, and 51 respectively. I'll fix it when I get to a computer.

EDIT: I fixed it.
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Re: British Romance Language Collablang

Post by shimobaatar » Thu 16 Aug 2018, 15:46

Does the link in 48b not work for anyone else?
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