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by kiwikami
31 May 2018 19:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11319
Views: 915581

Re: What did you accomplish today?

This looks and sounds interesting. What do the axis markers do? What do the abbreviations X/Y/Z/C/P/R stand for? What's the difference between + and -, or between -E and E-? Historically, they were prepositional constructions that became grammaticalized; now, on verbs of motion, they could be consi...
by kiwikami
29 May 2018 21:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11319
Views: 915581

Re: What did you accomplish today?

After, what, three years? After three years, Alál finally has properly-derived axis markers, which have always been some of the most important derivational (and sometimes inflectional, since they also mark tense) morphemes of the verb. I've waffled between different sets for a while now, but this mi...
by kiwikami
28 May 2018 20:13
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: The Pogostick Language Game
Replies: 84
Views: 14089

Re: The Pogostick Language Game

Creyeditor wrote:
28 May 2018 18:34
Could you give the IPA? I do not know how to pronounce these words.
/pʰri'kʰæmbriən/ and /ˈhɒɫəˌsiːn/, at least as I'd say them.
by kiwikami
28 May 2018 06:27
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: The Pogostick Language Game
Replies: 84
Views: 14089

Re: The Pogostick Language Game

[ˈmɔːɹ.nɪŋ] > [ˈmɔː.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷɔː.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷɔw.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷʊw.nɪŋ] > [ˈmʷʊv.nɪŋ] > [ˈwʊv.nɪŋ] > [ˈuv.nɪŋ] > [ˈiv.nɪŋ] Next : From the Precambrian to the Holocene We're going from a supereon to an epoch here, but "Hadean to Phanerozoic" doesn't have quite the ring to it, "Cryptic to Cenozoic" is too ...
by kiwikami
25 May 2018 06:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Izáık · Txaàzuḷa. Aḷǐxıa.
[ɛ'ʂæjk 't̪xɑ:.ʐɔ.d͡ɮɐ ɐ't͡ɬe.ɣiʕ̞]
zı<á>k txu<aà>z-uḷ-a ḷ<ì>axí-a
1<OBL.AUG> <1.3>write-TERM-VOL <4>live.forever-VOL

Update: I've finished it. Glory Hallelujah.
by kiwikami
25 May 2018 05:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ilùx Iltíxxıt? [ɛ'ɬox ɛɬ't̪ix.xɛt̪] l<ù>ıx l<tíx>ıx-ı-t task<PAT> <4.2>attempt-DUR-NVOL.PASS What are you up to lately? Kxa Tuxrazaı lalıláır. [qχɑ 't̪ox.ɾɐ.ʐɐj ɬɑ.ɮɛ'ɬæjr] kxa txu<ra>z-ı-a l<ù>al-l<áı>ır BEN <1.3>write-DUR-VOL.ACT language<OBL>-discourse<OBL.AUG> I'm doing pragmatics homework. Aḳǐ...
by kiwikami
23 May 2018 00:03
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

masako wrote:
22 May 2018 11:41
nye tlok kalak ka
Why is no one talking?
Txatxuduṣdı...
['t̪xɑ.t̪xɔ.ɖɔt͡s.ɻɛ]
txu<a-txu-duṣ>d-ı
<1.3~OBJ-obligation>carry-DUR

I'm rather busy.

Draṣtkúıt.
[ʈɽɑt̻͡s̪t̪'kujt̪]
d<ra>uṣ-tkúı-t
obligation<1.4>-FREQ-PASS.NVOL

I've had many obligations lately.
by kiwikami
04 May 2018 05:54
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

羅馬化𤴓可㐱全面 La·má·vã dõc cá·hưc giuin·mèn The romanization is absolutely terrible Atíltasǔxı ı d ·ú aúa· h . Hua Atîsuxí d ·u ua· h udzàt? [ɐˌt̪iɬ.t̪ɐ's̪o.ɣi ɛ'ʈu 'ʕ̞u.ɐç] [çoʕ̞ ɐ.d̪i'so.ɣi ʈo wɐç ɔʈ'ʂɑt̪] t<ı-ŕ-lat.~a>as<ùx>í dı-ú ah-ú hua t<ı-ŕ>as<ùx>í dı-u ah-u dzu<à>t <3-PL-NEG>exist<AUG> d -DIM.P...
by kiwikami
04 May 2018 01:49
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Eroki Gǂama
Replies: 29
Views: 3783

Re: Eroki Gǂama

Ahh, you've already won me over with the clicks. Interesting orthographic choice with the ' for aspiration! Are there ever noun pairs that are distinguished by gender prefix but otherwise homophonous, and would augmenting/diminuating those nouns lead to ambiguity? It looks like "boy" and "girl" are ...
by kiwikami
02 May 2018 18:14
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Speedlang VIII (May 4, 5, 6)
Replies: 48
Views: 5859

Re: Speedlang VIII (May 4, 5, 6)

I'll take part - should have a couple of free hours this weekend.
by kiwikami
30 Apr 2018 17:43
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ḍtadaı!
['tʼɻɑ.ʈɐj]
ḍ<ta>udaı
<1.2SG>perceive

Fair 'nuff!
by kiwikami
29 Apr 2018 20:10
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

ya nanka, tlinkona Eww gross, Klingon. Uasaìku, Ḷıḳuaa·Xùl Ḳtıltıṭít? [wɐ's̪ʕ̞e.gɔ ˌtɬeŋ.wɐʕ̞'xoɬ ᵑkʼt̪ɛɬ.t̪ɛ't̪ʼit̪] uasa<aì>ku Ḷıḳ<ua>aa ḳ<tı-lat>ıṭí-t masako<AUG.AGT> Klingon<AUG.PAT> amuse<3.2SG-NEG>-PASS Do you not like Klingon, masako? [:P] Daǎhıluhíaı, Daàhxıúthíaı. ['ʈɑ:.ʝi.ɮɔˌçi.ɐj 'ʈɑ:h.x...
by kiwikami
27 Apr 2018 18:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

U·á. Iḳîḳṭuxxíḳaít.
Ah, 'u'. Truly a masterpiece.
by kiwikami
24 Apr 2018 22:35
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

:con: Middle High Alál Ahùkxaızîrxa ! [:'(] Arár. Akùah Hıkzǐırxà? Tḳaàtḳultaḳruǎ kılìkıllasraı·kùah! [ɐ'rær ɐ'qoʕ̞ç çek'ʂe.irˌxɑ 't̪kʼɑ:t.qʼɔɬ.t̪ɐŋ.rɔ.ʕ̞æ ke'ɬi.gɛɬ.ɬɐs̪.rɐjˌqoʕ̞ç] that.OBL.AUG person.PAT <3>be.sickly.and.lagging.behind <1.3SG-PL~oNEG><IMP>leave.behind conlanger.PAT Oh dear. Who i...
by kiwikami
16 Apr 2018 23:38
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Alál: Oh Look, More Verb Things
Replies: 14
Views: 4623

Alál: Phonology, Part 2

Phonology, Part 2: Vowels This is long overdue and very abbreviated; I'm procrastinating.  Vowels may be marked as H, M, or L; this isn't a tone distinction (though it used to be, thus the letter choice), but a combination of height and tendency to attract stress, where M could be considered "reduc...
by kiwikami
01 Apr 2018 18:54
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

:con: 'Qytshün-Çyŋk

A!nwtf œq'oooł øʒåñđě ðéc'ìŗtʃüfomg.
A-!-n-wtf œq'-oooł øʒåñ-đě ðéc'ìŗ-tʃü-f-omg
1sg-person.I.like-definite-ERG feel.sad-PST bosom-INESSIVE beautiful-language-PROX-ACC

I missed this conlang.
by kiwikami
26 Mar 2018 06:37
Forum: Translations
Topic: Non-finite verb forms
Replies: 41
Views: 10331

Re: Non-finite verb forms

:con: Ngaliv Ëra Do forgive the oncoming ramble. Both "cat" and "dog" are loanwords, since the language's speakers wouldn't need to refer often to either. Nmër kät ua hulo, ke nmër, a ko a. [ŋ͡mer kʰæθ wɑ ʔɯlo kʰɜ ŋ͡mer ɑ kʰo ɑ] nmër kät o a h-ulo ke nmër a ke o a sleep cat arg2 IND IND-please c5 sl...
by kiwikami
22 Mar 2018 07:26
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay IX
Replies: 180
Views: 32270

Re: CBB Conlang Relay IX

The actual Google Translate results are rather amusing as well for some of these. Visigothic "Galician" becomes: "Çata mel yst rich. The fiercene ones have already gone beyond the mural megawatts outside the city. Yene micile milma ligeç ufar uique sinata, ac allalicos, and eighteenth cald, the sun ...
by kiwikami
20 Mar 2018 05:03
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Nabaraige jagi nabe pagemado, kusaga... henoshi "Neliate Kiriu" am sugojo, sugobajo, sugo goajo? We're talking about movies, so... is there anyone who has seen "A Wrinkle in Time," is going to see it, or wants to see it? Ḳaàṭǎ zııxk Ḳaàltıṭáṭǎ. ḳı<aà>ṭǎ zı<ıı-x~>k ḳı<aà-lat.~ı>ṭ<àṭ>ǎ <1.3>go.enjoy ...
by kiwikami
16 Mar 2018 08:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Conlang Conversation Thread
Replies: 8560
Views: 821109

Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Ḳalǎı Daàhḳılǎhaú dlırǐ txuz ·Tuaılaıt· adús. ḳa<a>l<~a.ŕ>í du<aà>hḳılàháuŕ dl<ı>ur<~ı.ŕ>í txu<u>z da<ú>s <1>never.again<PTCP> <1.3>read:PST <3>be.first<PTCP> book<PAT> Twilight that<PAT> I only ever read the first Twilight book. Kaàzıkḷı. kı<aà-zık>ḷı <1.3-few>remember I remember little of it.