Languages Aren't Hard!

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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Nortaneous » Wed 06 Apr 2011, 11:27

just thought I'd pop in to say that, in the newest revision of Kannow, this'd be Ḽkkdastnèn kànnan [ˈɬkʰkʰtastʰnʷen ˈkʷʰɔnːan], so it's not as bad now
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by aereastra » Wed 06 Apr 2011, 13:29

:eng: Languages aren't hard!
:deu: Sprachen sind nicht schwierig.
:nor: Språk er ikke vanskelige!
:con: Snovilanscu: Tungas na sindon herda!
:afr: Tale is nie moeilik om!
:nld: Talen zijn niet moeilijk!

:rus: Языки совсем не сложны!
:slv: Jeziki niso trdi
:pol: Języki nie są trudne!

:fin: Kielet eivät ole vaikeita!
:sme: Gielat eai leat váigadat.

:fra: Les langues ne sont pas difficiles !
:esp: ¡Las lenguas no son difíciles!
:ita: Le lingue non sono difficili!
:por: As línguas não são difíceis!
:ron: Limbele nu sunt greu!

:roc: 語言不難!

:jpn: (外国語)言語は難しくないよ!
:jpn: Okinawan: こぅとぅばやっぱむちかしこーねーん!

:mlt: lingwi m'humiex diffiċli!

:usa: Lakota: Iyápi oúŋspeičʼičhiye šíče šni.

:epo: Lingvoj ne estas malfacilaj!
:con: Agyonnar: Tsorazera nara.
:con: Acoi: Acoi ruta haucaco
:con: Cadohha: Dhoa luwuu rni ngharrii.
:con: Inniz: Lakas spàcas na vëts difisélek!
:con: Kànnow: Kkkdastnèn kànnn.
:con: Sérhes Kéttw: Séherre cán cé.
:con: Kaynur Pitak: Pitak cari e!
:con: Hezek Erbol: Erbolmek parsak!
:con: Dunbar: Ij igakazhanina bathik!
:con: Godeme: Emen nu apfakilant
:con: Kiswona: Tseŷuloliwihuswa kisewadsihiwe!
:con: Quenya: Lambi hrangë umir!
:con: Lantasi: Lingúeltra neăstra gravàs!
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Xing » Mon 18 Apr 2011, 20:02

:eng: Languages aren't hard!
:deu: Sprachen sind nicht schwierig.
:nor: Språk er ikke vanskelige!
:con: Snovilanscu: Tungas na sindon herda!
:afr: Tale is nie moeilik om!
:nld: Talen zijn niet moeilijk!

:rus: Языки совсем не сложны!
:slv: Jeziki niso trdi
:pol: Języki nie są trudne!

:fin: Kielet eivät ole vaikeita!
:sme: Gielat eai leat váigadat.

:fra: Les langues ne sont pas difficiles !
:esp: ¡Las lenguas no son difíciles!
:ita: Le lingue non sono difficili!
:por: As línguas não são difíceis!
:ron: Limbele nu sunt greu!

:roc: 語言不難!

:jpn: (外国語)言語は難しくないよ!
:jpn: Okinawan: こぅとぅばやっぱむちかしこーねーん!

:mlt: lingwi m'humiex diffiċli!

:usa: Lakota: Iyápi oúŋspeičʼičhiye šíče šni.

:epo: Lingvoj ne estas malfacilaj!
:con: Agyonnar: Tsorazera nara.
:con: Acoi: Acoi ruta haucaco
:con: Cadohha: Dhoa luwuu rni ngharrii.
:con: Inniz: Lakas spàcas na vëts difisélek!
:con: Kànnow: Kkkdastnèn kànnn.
:con: Sérhes Kéttw: Séherre cán cé.
:con: Kaynur Pitak: Pitak cari e!
:con: Hezek Erbol: Erbolmek parsak!
:con: Dunbar: Ij igakazhanina bathik!
:con: Godeme: Emen nu apfakilant
:con: Kiswona: Tseŷuloliwihuswa kisewadsihiwe!
:con: Quenya: Lambi hrangë umir!
:con: Lantasi: Lingúeltra neăstra gravàs!
:con: Watteetexu: Xe kū tōte me wattē!
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Nortaneous » Wed 27 Apr 2011, 05:46

:eng: Languages aren't hard!
:deu: Sprachen sind nicht schwierig.
:nor: Språk er ikke vanskelige!
:con: Snovilanscu: Tungas na sindon herda!
:afr: Tale is nie moeilik om!
:nld: Talen zijn niet moeilijk!

:rus: Языки совсем не сложны!
:slv: Jeziki niso trdi
:pol: Języki nie są trudne!

:fin: Kielet eivät ole vaikeita!
:sme: Gielat eai leat váigadat.

:fra: Les langues ne sont pas difficiles !
:esp: ¡Las lenguas no son difíciles!
:ita: Le lingue non sono difficili!
:por: As línguas não são difíceis!
:ron: Limbele nu sunt greu!

:roc: 語言不難!

:jpn: (外国語)言語は難しくないよ!
:jpn: Okinawan: こぅとぅばやっぱむちかしこーねーん!

:mlt: lingwi m'humiex diffiċli!

:usa: Lakota: Iyápi oúŋspeičʼičhiye šíče šni.

:epo: Lingvoj ne estas malfacilaj!
:con: Agyonnar: Tsorazera nara.
:con: Acoi: Acoi ruta haucaco
:con: Cadohha: Dhoa luwuu rni ngharrii.
:con: Inniz: Lakas spàcas na vëts difisélek!
:con: Kànnow: Kkkdastnèn kànnn.
:con: Sérhes Kéttw: Séherre cán cé.
:con: Kaynur Pitak: Pitak cari e!
:con: Hezek Erbol: Erbolmek parsak!
:con: Dunbar: Ij igakazhanina bathik!
:con: Godeme: Emen nu apfakilant
:con: Kiswona: Tseŷuloliwihuswa kisewadsihiwe!
:con: Quenya: Lambi hrangë umir!
:con: Lantasi: Lingúeltra neăstra gravàs!
:con: Watteetexu: Xe kū tōte me wattē!
:con: Arve: Treis dan lökar kors ziggs zed arvyt.
Standard: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐr ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏt]
Northern: [ˌt͡sʌi̯fɐl‿ˈlʌjkɐr ˈsej ˌt͡sehˈewʏt]
Midland: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐ ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏʔ]
Southern: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰɛːθɐ̃ ˈlyːkɐ ˈʂɛç ˌsehˈyːwʏʔ]
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by svld » Wed 27 Apr 2011, 07:09

:eng: Languages aren't hard!
:deu: Sprachen sind nicht schwierig.
:nor: Språk er ikke vanskelige!
:con: Snovilanscu: Tungas na sindon herda!
:afr: Tale is nie moeilik om!
:nld: Talen zijn niet moeilijk!

:rus: Языки совсем не сложны!
:slv: Jeziki niso trdi
:pol: Języki nie są trudne!

:fin: Kielet eivät ole vaikeita!
:sme: Gielat eai leat váigadat.

:fra: Les langues ne sont pas difficiles !
:esp: ¡Las lenguas no son difíciles!
:ita: Le lingue non sono difficili!
:por: As línguas não são difíceis!
:ron: Limbele nu sunt greu!

:roc: 語言不難! / 語言不硬! ("hard" as the antonym of "soft")

:jpn: (外国語)言語は難しくないよ!
:jpn: Okinawan: こぅとぅばやっぱむちかしこーねーん!

:mlt: lingwi m'humiex diffiċli!

:usa: Lakota: Iyápi oúŋspeičʼičhiye šíče šni.

:epo: Lingvoj ne estas malfacilaj!
:con: Agyonnar: Tsorazera nara.
:con: Acoi: Acoi ruta haucaco
:con: Cadohha: Dhoa luwuu rni ngharrii.
:con: Inniz: Lakas spàcas na vëts difisélek!
:con: Kànnow: Kkkdastnèn kànnn.
:con: Sérhes Kéttw: Séherre cán cé.
:con: Kaynur Pitak: Pitak cari e!
:con: Hezek Erbol: Erbolmek parsak!
:con: Dunbar: Ij igakazhanina bathik!
:con: Godeme: Emen nu apfakilant
:con: Kiswona: Tseŷuloliwihuswa kisewadsihiwe!
:con: Quenya: Lambi hrangë umir!
:con: Lantasi: Lingúeltra neăstra gravàs!
:con: Watteetexu: Xe kū tōte me wattē!
:con: Arve: Treis dan lökar kors ziggs zed arvyt.
Standard: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐr ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏt]
Northern: [ˌt͡sʌi̯fɐl‿ˈlʌjkɐr ˈsej ˌt͡sehˈewʏt]
Midland: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐ ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏʔ]
Southern: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰɛːθɐ̃ ˈlyːkɐ ˈʂɛç ˌsehˈyːwʏʔ]
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Mind » Sun 01 May 2011, 03:04

:eng: Languages aren't hard!
:deu: Sprachen sind nicht schwierig.
:nor: Språk er ikke vanskelige!
:con: Snovilanscu: Tungas na sindon herda!
:afr: Tale is nie moeilik om!
:nld: Talen zijn niet moeilijk!

:rus: Языки совсем не сложны!
:slv: Jeziki niso trdi
:pol: Języki nie są trudne!

:fin: Kielet eivät ole vaikeita!
:sme: Gielat eai leat váigadat.

:fra: Les langues ne sont pas difficiles !
:esp: ¡Las lenguas no son difíciles!
:ita: Le lingue non sono difficili!
:por: As línguas não são difíceis!
:ron: Limbele nu sunt greu!

:roc: 語言不難! / 語言不硬! ("hard" as the antonym of "soft")

:jpn: (外国語)言語は難しくないよ!
:jpn: Okinawan: こぅとぅばやっぱむちかしこーねーん!

:mlt: lingwi m'humiex diffiċli!

:usa: Lakota: Iyápi oúŋspeičʼičhiye šíče šni.

:epo: Lingvoj ne estas malfacilaj!
:con: Agyonnar: Tsorazera nara.
:con: Acoi: Acoi ruta haucaco
:con: Cadohha: Dhoa luwuu rni ngharrii.
:con: Inniz: Lakas spàcas na vëts difisélek!
:con: Kànnow: Kkkdastnèn kànnn.
:con: Sérhes Kéttw: Séherre cán cé.
:con: Kaynur Pitak: Pitak cari e!
:con: Hezek Erbol: Erbolmek parsak!
:con: Dunbar: Ij igakazhanina bathik!
:con: Godeme: Emen nu apfakilant
:con: Kiswona: Tseŷuloliwihuswa kisewadsihiwe!
:con: Quenya: Lambi hrangë umir!
:con: Lantasi: Lingúeltra neăstra gravàs!
:con: Watteetexu: Xe kū tōte me wattē!
:con: Arve: Treis dan lökar kors ziggs zed arvyt.
Standard: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐr ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏt]
Northern: [ˌt͡sʌi̯fɐl‿ˈlʌjkɐr ˈsej ˌt͡sehˈewʏt]
Midland: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰʌi̯θɐn ˈlʊi̯kɐ ˈʂɛç ˌt͡sehˈɛu̯wʏʔ]
Southern: [ˈʈ͡ʂʰɛːθɐ̃ ˈlyːkɐ ˈʂɛç ˌsehˈyːwʏʔ]

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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Selinki » Sun 01 Apr 2012, 20:28

Languages aren't hard!

:con: Selinki [s"e:liNki]

Lyndom mizbajes lexinki
[l"}nDom mizb"a:jes l"eksiNki]
Language-PL NEG-be-3PL hard
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by DanH34 » Mon 02 Apr 2012, 16:57

:eng: Languages aren't hard!

:con: Zidhgebzhail

zhailyk hoi-dzigoumyks
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zhail-y-k hoi-dzigoum-y-k-s
speech-ABS-PL.M NEG_COP1-difficult-ABS-PL.M-ADJ
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Iyionaku » Sun 08 May 2016, 20:16

:con: Yélian

Palitínan cimagrasbul!
Palitín-an ci-magras-bul
[paliˈtinan kiˈmagrɐsbʊl]
language-PL NEG-difficult-be.3PL

:con: Caelian

Bakatyel kë mükarav beruy!
[bakʰaˈtʲɛl kʰə mʏkʰaˈraf bɛˈrʊɪ̯]
language.PL.NOM NEG difficult.PL.FEM.NOM COP.3PL>INTR

:con: Anto

Labro labro bam hawraj!
[ˈlaːpɹɔʊ̯ ˌlaːpɹɔʊ̯ pam ˈhaʊ̯ɹaɪ̯]
language PL NEG hard

:con: Utseech

Prakech id diken hwiag!
[ˈpɹɑkɛç ɪd ˈdɪkən hwɪ̯ag]
language.PL be.3PL NEG hard

:con: Bath'aso

Zar kors dannzhti.
[zɑr ˈkɤrs ˈdanːʐkti]
NEG hard language.PL.ABS

:con: Paatherye

नोगै सी रियें ओज़मे थिण्नु!
Nēgay sī riyem ēsme thinnu!

[ˈneːɣaɪ̯ siː ˈri.em ˈeːsme ˈtʰinu] (F)
[noːgaə̯ siː ˈriəm ˈoːt͡smə tʰinː] (M)
NEG.3PL INDEF.PL language.PL be.INF hard.PL
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Lao Kou » Mon 09 May 2016, 12:28

Image Géarthnuns:

Vauk mölkarhamsaup la chígnívömaup nöi.
DEF.PL.NEG language-NOM.PL.NEG AUX.PRES difficult-NOM.PL.NEG be
Languages aren't hard.

Image Japoné語

Les 言語 oué ils ga dja naille pas 難chille.
Les gaingueule oué ils ga dja naille pas mousoucachille.
[le gẽɪ̯̃ˈgœl we i gɔ dʒɔ naj pɔ mʊzʊkaˈʃij]
DEF.PL language TOP 3SG.PL SUBJ ADV not.be NEG difficult
Languages aren't hard.
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Thrice Xandvii » Mon 09 May 2016, 15:43

Image 美國iš (Amerikániš): 言語ëz 是n't 難.
Langwiǧëz izn't hard.
Langwiǧ-ëz iz-n't hard.
language-PL COP-NEG hard
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by clawgrip » Mon 09 May 2016, 15:55

Image Yabushionese
言語ざ難しかあずん。
Gengo za muzukashikāzun.

language EMPH difficult-IRR-NEG-N

I'm debating whether I want the irrealis form of adjectives to be (shi)kā or just shortened to (shi)ka. But I don't think I want to keep the original (shi)kara.

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Swa chkeuk huoo daak.
language be.difficult NEG EMPH

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Anupatrena beyne-yurmuburu.
language-PL.KN.NOM difficult-COP-PL-3-NEG
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Isfendil » Mon 09 May 2016, 16:43

:fas: .زبانها سخت نيستن

:con: Edyssian
Læzban zurul nêsma.
Tongue-PL difficult NEG-be-3.PL.PRS

:con: Daorian
Lareytžrunotal carbqan
PL-tongue-NEG-PRS-be difficult-ACC
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Creyeditor » Mon 09 May 2016, 19:23

Thrice Xandvii wrote:Image 美國ish (Amerikánish): 言語ez 是n't 難.
Langwidgez izn't hard.
Langwidge-ez iz-n't hard.
language-PL COP-NEG hard
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Aszev » Tue 10 May 2016, 01:05

I'm curious as to whether the simple copular sentence really is the most idiomatic way to say this phrase in all of the natlangs posted here so far.

In Swedish, the literal translation of the sentence would be:

Språk är inte svåra.
language-PL COP.PRS NEG difficult-PL

However, this sounds quite unidiomatic, and I find the connotation to be vague. It's not evident that we're talking about learning/understanding languages here, since the plural marker on the adjective makes the noun feel markedly quantified, you'd want a preceding adjective to make it sound good, such as: Germanska språk är inte svåra. 'Germanic languages aren't hard'.

A better translation (imo), that remains close to the English version, would be:

Språk är inte svårt.
language-PL COP.PRS NEG difficult-N

In this version it's clear that we're talking about languages not being hard to understand/learn, since the neuter form of the adjective makes it clear that languages is to be interpreted as a generic concept (or somesuch...).

However, an even better idiomatic translation (again, imo), would be:

Det är inte svårt med språk.
3N COP.PRS NEG difficult.N with language-PL
lit. It's not hard with languages.

...which differs quite a lot from the original!

Basically the Swedish idiomatic construction is similar to what you find with verbs in English: To eat water is hard > It's hard to eat water. Swedish just takes it one step further, frequently inverting nominal subjects as well: Languages are fun > *It's fun with languages.
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Thrice Xandvii » Tue 10 May 2016, 06:09

A bit of a tangent:
Spoiler:
Creyeditor wrote:
Thrice Xandvii wrote:Image 美國ish (Amerikánish): 言語ez 是n't 難.
Langwidgez izn't hard.
Langwidge-ez iz-n't hard.
language-PL COP-NEG hard
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But... that means I'd actually have to nail down what the hell I'm doing with that language... which I am somewhat loathe to do. As it is, I am creating this shit on the fly whenever I feel like it. There's only so much that I have nailed down in my head so that I can build in a bit of consistency. Like the idea that the basic unit in the language is the verb... and verbs are always written in Chinese characters. From there the next most basic is the noun, which is sometimes re-derived from a verb and thus ignores the word for it in Chinese. From there we have adjectives and adverbs which are somewhat regularly derived from nouns and verbs. Finally are function words, prepositions and the like which are always written in Latin characters and ignore Chinese completely.

On top of that is a measure of spelling reforms which reflect the somewhat more limited phoneme inventory in the language. (Which is also something I haven't' set in in stone yet.) I know that accent marks are used occasionally to mark stress in uncommon words, or as in the language name, words that don't come from American English directly. This might be the best you'll get in terms of information on the language for a while.
Aszev wrote:I'm curious as to whether the simple copular sentence really is the most idiomatic way to say this phrase in all of the natlangs posted here so far.
I guess the answer depends on whether the point of these translations is to capture the sense most accurately, or to translate the exact sentence accurately. It seems like you've gone and done both.
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Creyeditor » Tue 10 May 2016, 22:36

Spoiler:
Thrice Xandvii wrote:A bit of a tangent:
Creyeditor wrote:
Thrice Xandvii wrote:Image 美國ish (Amerikánish): 言語ez 是n't 難.
Langwidgez izn't hard.
Langwidge-ez iz-n't hard.
language-PL COP-NEG hard
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But... that means I'd actually have to nail down what the hell I'm doing with that language... which I am somewhat loathe to do. As it is, I am creating this shit on the fly whenever I feel like it. There's only so much that I have nailed down in my head so that I can build in a bit of consistency. Like the idea that the basic unit in the language is the verb... and verbs are always written in Chinese characters. From there the next most basic is the noun, which is sometimes re-derived from a verb and thus ignores the word for it in Chinese. From there we have adjectives and adverbs which are somewhat regularly derived from nouns and verbs. Finally are function words, prepositions and the like which are always written in Latin characters and ignore Chinese completely.

On top of that is a measure of spelling reforms which reflect the somewhat more limited phoneme inventory in the language. (Which is also something I haven't' set in in stone yet.) I know that accent marks are used occasionally to mark stress in uncommon words, or as in the language name, words that don't come from American English directly. This might be the best you'll get in terms of information on the language for a while.
It might be possible to create a more fluid and flexible language, like the old idea of a contact induced creole language. You could have more verbs, if you use more clauses than other languages for the same sentence. I like the idea of derived adjectives and verbs and also the functional=english, lexical=chinese dichotomy in orthography.
Colloquial German would in fact never use the simple Sprachen sind nicht schwierig. sentence, since there are no modal particles. Here are some examples of real German sentences [:D]

:deu: :de-hh:

Sprachen sind ja gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind ja gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD1 at_all NEG difficult
(At first I thought they would be, but in fact:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind ja nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind ja nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD2 at_all NEG difficult
(As we all know:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind doch nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind doch nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD3 at_all NEG difficult
(Even though you just said they are:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind aber gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind aber gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD4 at_all NEG difficult
(Even though evidence seems to lead to the opposite conclusion:) Languages aren't hard!
(I disagree with you and I am really angry:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind bloß nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind bloß nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD5 NEG difficult
(That's the only bad thing about languages:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind bloß gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind bloß gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD5 at_all NEG difficult
(Your argumentation works very well except for one fact:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind eben gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind eben gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD6 at_all NEG difficult
(As I've said before and as you can see now:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind eigentlich gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind eigentlich gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD7 at_all NEG difficult
(In fact/contrary to popular believe:) Languages aren't hard!

Sprachen sind halt gar nicht schwierig.
sprach-en sind halt gar nicht schwierig
language-PL be.3PL.PRS MOD8 at_all NEG difficult
(It's a common fact/it's really no surprise:) Languages aren't hard!
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Iyionaku » Wed 11 May 2016, 06:27

Well, for me, my sentence was quite colloquial; I don't use modal particles that often. Instead, I'd say "schwer" anstatt "schwierig" to be honest.
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Creyeditor » Wed 11 May 2016, 08:04

I was actually referring to Testyal's translation, but you're right "schwer" is a better translation. What was your sentence? The sentence sounds really weird to me without modal particles if I try to imagine it in oral discourse.
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Re: Languages Aren't Hard!

Post by Iyionaku » Wed 11 May 2016, 10:32

Oops, I was pretty sure I provided a German translation. But as you say it, I didn't. :D

I think the best translation overall would be:
“Sprachen sind gar nicht schwer!“
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I had a mantra on the moss and I had to go to bed.


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