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by Fanael
29 Jul 2012 14:05
Forum: Translations
Topic: The mats smell bad...
Replies: 23
Views: 3846

Re: The mats smell bad...

xijlwya wrote:And yes, initial voiceless stops are aspirated (I don't know if this also holds true for the voiced variants - I can't guess right know o.O).
Voiced stops can't be aspirated, you can't produce a consonant that simultaneously has two different voice onset times.
by Fanael
28 Jul 2012 19:52
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay
Replies: 224
Views: 19701

Re: CBB Conlang Relay

Sure, that's a possibility. But English exonyms are seldom as cool as endonyms.
by Fanael
28 Jul 2012 19:32
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay
Replies: 224
Views: 19701

Re: CBB Conlang Relay

CrazyEttin wrote:No, if you don't want to.
Good. Because I still have some orthographic issues to deal with, so I don't know how the name of the language is spelled.
by Fanael
28 Jul 2012 16:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay
Replies: 224
Views: 19701

Re: CBB Conlang Relay

I'm in. Do I have to choose the language right now?
by Fanael
27 Jul 2012 19:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 14853
Views: 1279333

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

Is it just me or [ɹʲ] really is hard to pronounce?
by Fanael
23 Jul 2012 15:00
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Forum News discussion/feedback thread
Replies: 739
Views: 180164

Re: Forum News discussion/feedback thread

It's year 2012, not 2002, mind you.
by Fanael
22 Jul 2012 16:27
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521472

Re: Sound Changes Game

ɛː > ə
by Fanael
22 Jul 2012 01:25
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Hyri haswenö
Replies: 21
Views: 1661

Re: Héri hásenó

Theoretically it's fine. In practice it's very, very unlikely for such a word to exist.
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 22:35
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Hyri haswenö
Replies: 21
Views: 1661

Re: Héri hásenó

Pirka wrote:What kind of word structures are possible?

I assume (C)V.CV is possible. What about (C)V.V?
There are no restrictions. (C)V.V is fine. So is V.V.V, even if it's unlikely.
Pirka wrote:Do group II vowels occur independent of stress?
Yes.
Pirka wrote:Do you have a secondary stress system?
No.
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 22:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11399
Views: 972514

Re: What did you accomplish today?

I weighed myself for the first time since, uhm, many years.

I'm nine pounds heavier than I thought I am. That means I'm slightly over 85% of my "correct" weight.
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 20:04
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Hyri haswenö
Replies: 21
Views: 1661

Re: Héri hásenó

D'oh, of course. I have no idea what I've been thinking. Fixed that.
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 20:00
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11399
Views: 972514

Re: What did you accomplish today?

eldin raigmore wrote:Be careful not to fall under 85% of your "correct" weight. In fact, don't even fall that low for very long.
Dang, I'm under 80% of my "correct" weight. Does it mean I should already be dead?
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 19:19
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Hyri haswenö
Replies: 21
Views: 1661

Hyri haswenö

NOTE: please read the new post instead. Old post: Héri hásenó is an a priori language that serves as a test-bed for an unrelated* conlang of mine. You know, it's easier to recreate a completely standalone language than it is to recreate a language that "lives" in a conworld. Also, I've been wonderi...
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 15:22
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Sound Changes Game
Replies: 5984
Views: 521472

Re: Sound Changes Game

cʰəːʁ > cʼɛːj
by Fanael
21 Jul 2012 10:36
Forum: Beginners' Corner
Topic: Avoiding a cypher
Replies: 31
Views: 3440

Re: Avoiding a cypher

Pirka wrote:P.S.: Your last example sentence is interesting, as it uses a relative clause, a sense that is conveyed in a lot of different ways throughout the world.
It doesn't, really. The OP avoided a relative clause there by using a participle (?).
by Fanael
20 Jul 2012 20:23
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11399
Views: 972514

Re: What did you accomplish today?

Xing wrote:I am looking forwards to your contributions here!
You'd better be off not looking forward, for I'm perhaps the worst conlanger in the world ;-)
by Fanael
20 Jul 2012 19:54
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11399
Views: 972514

Re: What did you accomplish today?

I registered on this board.