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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 20 Jun 2017 12:47

daetekobaiʻa soisokewoeʻabaa!
[(ⁿ)dae̯tekoⁿbaɪ̯ʔa soɪ̯sokewoe̯ʔaⁿbaː]
da-ete-kobai-ʻa so-<is>oke-woe-ʻa-baa
1-CAUS-happy-MASC 2-<PRF>see-return-MASC-1
I'm happy to see your return!

etaari ii triwica gigirari!
[e↓taːɽi iː ʈʳiwi↓t͡sa ⁿgi↓ⁿgiɽaɽi]
etaa-ri ii tri-wica CV-gira-ri
good-PL PL APPL-discuss INT-alive-PL
Vibrant forums are good!
Spoiler:
Oh boy, that second example: plural marking on everything except the noun itself! What am I like? [;)]

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 20 Jun 2017 14:09

Fleur wrote:Ciobhnsiálic ciobhn nuimnúis chémnúis á mami iám núis pabiár.
together-joy-1P.IND.PST together same-day.ADV birthday-FEM.ACC.SG 1S.POSS mother-FEM.GEN.SG and day-FEM.ACC.SG father-MASC.GEN.PL
We celebrated my mother's birthday and father's day on the same day

Adi cré sioa! Dari sie. (Seimmi nei)
also everyone hello | pass-3S.PST.IND much | sorry DET
Also hello everyone! It's been a while. (Sorry about that)
:con: Panwa

Kĩse nwa!
Salutations to you!
[:D]

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Fleur » 20 Jun 2017 18:22

Znex wrote:Long live the Queen!
Gia chas siál vlús 'd ca fad!
so be-1S.SBJ.NPST happy want-2P.SBJ.NPST ADV good 1S.FEM.DAT
I'm glad you're all wishing me well!
Znex wrote:How are you? What's been happening?
Ea dar 'd ca fad, ciúbhna! Doin ciés pánia fiá, bhad irgásas fiá súlcis.
and pass-3S.NPST.IND ADV good 1S.FEM.DAT thank-1S.NPST.IND | through now find-1S.NPST.IND 1S.FEM.ACC that apply-1S.NPST.SBJ 1S.FEM.ACC univeristy-ABL
And I'm well, thanks! I'm currently in the process of applying to university.

Sfo dar néd? Grúid bhad caurimidh meth chú bhúoc?
how pass-3S.NPST.IND 2P.DAT.NEUT | happen-3S.PDIS.IND what-REL interesting while be.1S.PDIS.IND NEG-here
How are you all? Has anything interesting been happening in my absence?

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 20 Jun 2017 19:01

Fleur wrote:I'm currently in the process of applying to university.
dasĩõãtedoromã‘a wa nĩkĩ‘abaa ii ejamãbaa.
[(ⁿ)dasɪ̯̃õãteⁿdo↓ɽomãʔa wa nĩkĩʔaⁿbaː iː eⁿd͡zamãⁿbaː]
da-sĩõã-<ed>toro-mã-‘a wa nĩkĩ-‘a-baa ii ejamã-baa
1-precede-<REFL>put-STAT-MASC CONJ write-MASC-1.ERG PL exam-1.ERG
I've already applied and now I'm sitting my exams.

datritisẽĩ‘a ka ‘a dagaa‘a te Kaborijo ka o põkõtrẽri ii kanã.
[(ⁿ)daʈʳitisẽɪ̯̃↓ʔa ka ʔa ⁿdagaː↓ʔa te ka↓ⁿboɽiⁿd͡zo ka o põkõ↓ʈʳẽɽi iː ka↓nã]
da-tri-<is>tẽĩ-‘a ka ‘a da-gaa-‘a te Kaborijo ka o põ-kõtrẽ-ri ii kanã
1-APPL-<PRF>offer-MASC DAT MASC 1-go-MASC LOC Cambridge DAT N INCEP-understand-PL PL speak
I got an offer from Cambridge to study linguistics.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Fleur » 20 Jun 2017 19:45

Frislander wrote:I got an offer from Cambridge to study linguistics.
Á, gia fúgi! Chas glor.
ah so cool | be-2S.SBJ.NPST lucky
Ah, that's awesome! Good luck.

Sibira niúbae Cinidh Camivgabh, ud Cinidh ab Thelustabh Edimbúrabh ud SOASabh Lúndri
hope-1S.NPST.IND study-INF chinese cambridge-SG.FEM.LOC or chinese with linguistics-LOC edinburgh-LOC or SOAS-LOC london-GEN
I'm hoping to study Chinese at Cambridge, or Chinese & Linguistics at Edinburgh or London SOAS.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Parlox » 22 Jun 2017 06:45

ge gavensin wærk’ong nanai neun geramanesik konskrakted leingweg
/gɛ gavɛnsin woɹk'ɑŋ nanai nɛɯ̽n gɛɹmanɛsik kɑnskɹaktɛd lɛiŋwɛd͡ʒ/
i have-been work-PAST-PROG on-a new germanic constructed language
I have been working on-a new germanic conlang
  • :con: Cajun, a descendant of French spoken in Louisiana.
  • :con: Bàsupan, loosely inspired by Amharic.
  • :con: Oddúhath Claire, a fusion of Welsh and Arabic.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 22 Jun 2017 11:25

Fleur wrote:I'm hoping to study Chinese at Cambridge, or Chinese & Linguistics at Edinburgh or London SOAS.
dapetrẽʻa ngõtaki õsĩ ra gee?
[(ⁿ)dape↓ʈʳẽʔa ŋõ↓taki õ↓sĩ ɽa ⁿgeː]
da-petrẽ-ʻa ngõta-ki õsĩ ra gee
1-guess-MASC contain-3.ERG PROX.N COMP tag
I'm guessing that's as part of this?

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Fleur » 22 Jun 2017 22:35

Frislander wrote:I'm guessing that's as part of this?
Is.
be-3S.NPST.IND
Indeed

Ybs dris irgásúis cáu sfans caosmiégis? Sbhira fiá irgásae Cléris.
only pass-3S.NPST.SBJ apply-2S.PDIS.IND 2S.ACC.NEUT which-ABL school-part-ABL.NEUT.SG | hope-1S.NPST.IND 1S.ACC.FEM apply-INF clare-ABL.FEM.SG
Which college did you apply to by the way? I'm hoping to apply to Clare

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 22 Jun 2017 22:53

Fleur wrote:Which college did you apply to by the way? I'm hoping to apply to Clare
Serewinĩ.
[se↓ɽewinĩ]
Selwyn.

trigisaa‘aki Trinĩti Oro ‘a tãtõwã.
[ʈʳiⁿgisaː↓ʔaki ʈʳi↓nĩti o↓ɽo ʔa tã↓tõwã]
tri-<is>gaa-‘a-ki Trinĩti Oro ‘a tãtõ-wã
APPL-<PRF>go-MASC-3.ERG Trinity Hall MASC father-1.POSS
My dad went to Trinity Hall.

nisãõriki o kea kõtrẽri ii kanã ii koreje.
[nisãʊ̯̃↓ɽiki o ke̯a kõ↓ʈʳẽɽi iː ka↓nã iː koɽeⁿd͡ze]
<is>nãõ-ri-ki o kea kõtrẽ-ri ii kanã ii koreje
<PRF>share-PL-3.ERG N person understand-PL PL speak PL college
The colleges used to share a linguistics tutor.

(I've been having to make up compounds for some of these linguistics-related terms on the fly because O Kanã as of yet doesn't have any proper vocabulary for it. That will change in the future but these ad-hoc creations will serve for now).

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Fleur » 22 Jun 2017 23:13

Frislander wrote:Selwyn. My dad went to Trinity Hall.
Sia, fúgi ych. Bhúid á pabi Cúrpos Christeiol Úcsfordi (ad miég bhum chisgúi Camivga ualsádh Úcsforda)
see-1S.NPST.IND cool be-3S.NPST.IND | go-3S.PDIS.IND 1S.POSS father Corpus Christi-LAT.SG Oxford-GEN | ADV part why.REL choose-1S.PDIS.IND cambridge-SG.FEM.ACC instead_of Oxford-MASC.ACC.SG)
Ah, that's cool. My dad went to Corpus Christi, Oxford (partly why I chose Cambridge over Oxford [xD])

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by holbuzvala » 23 Jun 2017 02:26

Mi wa winan ku watu Sina na lajun pun pansi na wanla muwa, a mama mi na wisi wa sunja ku anu, a mi wa sunja ku kinpi.
1 subj. WEIGH obj. SPEECH CHINESE poss. READ AT PLACE poss. KNOWLEDGE BIG, conj. PARENT MY poss. CHILD subj. DO obj. THAT, conj. 1 subj. DO obj. OTHER.
I considered doing Chinese at university, but my sister studied that, so I did something else.

(forgive the terrible rendition of 'sister' as 'child of my parent')

Pimin sinu, ta wa japu: mi wa lajun ku kun mutu pansi anu pun pansi Kanbulisu
YEAR NEXT, 3 subj. GOOD 1 subj. SEE obj. 2 pl. PLACE THAT AT PLACE CAMBRIDGE
Next year, it will be good to see you there in Cambridge!

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 23 Jun 2017 12:36

holbuzvala wrote:Next year, it will be good to see you there in Cambridge!
ãõ, tro koreje trisobetã?
[ãʊ̯̃ ʈʳo ko↓ɽeⁿd͡ze ʈʳiso↓ⁿbetã]
ãõ tro koreje tri-sobe-tã
MIR FOC college APPL-sleep-2.ERG
Oh, which college are you in?

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by holbuzvala » 23 Jun 2017 16:20

Mi wa pun Panpiluku. Juma pansi anu wa japu mutu.
1 subj. AT PEMBROKE. FOOD PLACE THAT subj. GOOD VERY.
I'm at Pembroke. The food there is very nice.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by holbuzvala » 23 Jun 2017 16:27

A mutu, IF kun wa pun ku jasi, THEN mi wa watu ku wanla winan pansi na wanla muwa nupu kun.
conj. MANY, IF 2 subj. HAVE obj. QUERY, THEN 1 subj. SAY obj. KNOWLEDGE ABOUT PLACE poss. KNOWLEDGE BIG TOWARDS 2.
Moreover, if you have any questions, I'll give you information about the university.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Frislander » 23 Jun 2017 16:36

holbuzvala wrote:I'm at Pembroke. The food there is very nice.
tro wã ʻãbikõtrẽtã?
[ʈʳo wã ʔãⁿbikõ↓ʈʳẽtã]
tro wã ʻãbi-kõtrẽ-tã
FOC IND.INA focus.on-understand-2.ERG
What are you reading?

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Egerius » 23 Jun 2017 22:20

Jo me preparo pèllo viázigo ad la citade de Cológnja dimane. Lu horologju de borsa funzióna.
I'm preparing for the journey to Cologne tomorrow. The pocketwatch works.
Languages of Rodentèrra: Buonavallese, Saselvan Argemontese; Wīlandisċ Taulkeisch; More on the road.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by holbuzvala » 24 Jun 2017 01:03

Mi wa lajun ku watu Alapi.
1 subj. READ obj. LANGUAGE ARABIC.
I study Arabic.

(measley reply as it's late)

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 24 Jun 2017 11:00

Ninja anu mi wa nimu lajun ku watu Alapi.
time PROX 1SG SBJ NEG read OBJ language arabic

I'm not studying Arabic now.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 24 Jun 2017 12:48

Egerius wrote:Jo me preparo pèllo viázigo ad la citade de Cológnja dimane. Lu horologju de borsa funzióna.
I'm preparing for the journey to Cologne tomorrow. The pocketwatch works.
Buono viázigo!
Spoiler:
Or mebbe Buò'viázigo!
:mrgreen:

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 28 Jun 2017 04:18

Image Rozwi
Yaza pleninwao satrē tivriγoačane, ˁa mumbrui tivriγoačeinaš.
CNJ <Pleni.GEN>=eye.NOM cool anew=come<PLUP>3SG CNJ <mambrus horsemonster><PL>NOM anew=come<PLUP>3PL
Cool Plenisauche has returned, and the Mambrus Horsemonsters have returned.

:mrgreen:
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