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by Fanael
14 Mar 2015 16:45
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Ook
Replies: 13
Views: 5153

Re: Ook

I remember a conlang called Ook! (always spelt with the exclamation point at the end). It was a computer language designed for orangutans. Yep, I read about that, too. And I heard there are some programs to be found in the internet, which really use this language. There aren't. Ook! is literally br...
by Fanael
12 Mar 2015 19:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Hyggematic
Replies: 19
Views: 2530

Re: Hyggematic

Derive it from Proto-Germanic.
by Fanael
04 Mar 2015 20:49
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread
Replies: 8396
Views: 665399

Re: The Majestic 4th Conversation Spam Thread

Ahzoh wrote:I find myself pronouncing the alveolopalatal consonants (e.g. dzi, ci, etc.) as full palatal consonants...
I hope there is a Polish dialects that does this too...
There isn't.
by Fanael
04 Mar 2015 00:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Akuriga (Finalish revision)
Replies: 60
Views: 8412

Re: Akuriga

qwed117 wrote:it doesn't seem to be [a feature] that I'll readily change
And why are you assuming I want you to change it? I just asked a question in hope of receiving an inspiring answer, in no place did I suggest it's something bad.
by Fanael
04 Mar 2015 00:17
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Akuriga (Finalish revision)
Replies: 60
Views: 8412

Re: Akuriga

If you just looked in the actual phonotactics, you would know! I'm afraid that's not the case. I see is that it is, and I see the effects of it, but I see no real explanation of why and how /l/ began to behave so unlike /l/ in most languages. This is more like what I had in mind: Some linguistic th...
by Fanael
03 Mar 2015 21:22
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Akuriga (Finalish revision)
Replies: 60
Views: 8412

Re: Akuriga

qwed117 wrote:There are consonants (m n p b t d k g l), liquids (s z f v sh zh r)
I'd call the former group occlusives and the latter continuants.
What kind of process caused /l/ to be considered an occlusive?
by Fanael
02 Mar 2015 23:33
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

I fixed some typos, can you edit your post to include the fixes?
by Fanael
02 Mar 2015 23:26
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹ë›

[hə] → [ə̥]

New word: ‹sześćsetsześćdziesięciosześcioosobowy›

[s̠ɛɕt͡ɕsɛts̠ɛɕt͡ɕd͡ʑeɕeɯ̃t͡ɕɔs̠ɛɕt͡ɕɔːsɔbɔvɘ]
by Fanael
02 Mar 2015 23:18
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹ieza›

[ˈeðɐ] → [ej]
by Fanael
02 Mar 2015 15:55
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹sjev›

[çejo] → [sesø]
by Fanael
28 Feb 2015 12:32
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 14853
Views: 1279040

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

Birdlang wrote:What would you all recommend???
Using fewer question marks.
by Fanael
28 Feb 2015 12:11
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

Birdlang wrote:çaxíı [t͡ʃə.'Ɂiː] -> squawkums [ˈskʷɒkʌmz]
I don't buy it.
by Fanael
27 Feb 2015 18:43
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹ēŋ̄g› (yes, it's a ŋ with a macron)

[ˈeːːᵑgɤ̆] → [ˈeːːŋɡ] → [ˈeːŋːɡ]
by Fanael
26 Feb 2015 21:51
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread
Replies: 8396
Views: 665399

Re: The Majestic 4th Conversation Spam Thread

I think I'm in love with Dejan Lovren.
by Fanael
26 Feb 2015 19:34
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹iñëxeu›

[əjŋəˈɻʷɤ] → [iɲəˤˈʕɯ]
by Fanael
25 Feb 2015 23:01
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

<djenšô>

[ʒɛ̃ː'ʃoɣ] → [ʒ̃ɛ̃ːˈʃʷoː]
by Fanael
24 Feb 2015 17:35
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Reverse Sound Changes Game
Replies: 1429
Views: 241973

Re: Reverse Sound Changes Game

[ˈsɛɪ̯zʔaf] ← [ˈseːzə̆qaf]
by Fanael
24 Feb 2015 15:49
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Majestic 4th Conversation Thread
Replies: 8396
Views: 665399

Re: The Majestic 4th Conversation Spam Thread

Not even there: Murcia is in Spain, so it uses Celsius.
by Fanael
23 Feb 2015 00:32
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521425

Re: Sound Changes Game

‹ušçisi›

[ɯ̥ᵝɕːi̥ɕi̥] → [ʍʰuɕçʰiɕʰi]
by Fanael
23 Feb 2015 00:14
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Yay or Nay?
Replies: 2928
Views: 289265

Re: Yay or Nay?

A slight reduction of unstressed vowels, something like [i e ɛ a ʌ o u] → [ɪ ɪ ə̟ ɐ̟ ʌ ɵ̠ ʊ]. Yes or no?