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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by masako » 26 Dec 2018 13:24

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25 Dec 2018 12:12
Let us all speak here more often!
na itsaku nomo
I like this idea.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 26 Dec 2018 17:41

masako wrote:
26 Dec 2018 13:24
Imralu wrote:
25 Dec 2018 12:12
Let us all speak here more often!
na itsaku nomo
I like this idea.
Xabas ene zuo mula xu eue!
happy.situation DAT.1S.ACS NOM.C like.PASS NOM.3S.DEF.INAN DAT.2S.ACS
I'm glad you like it.

Bioka na jo kka varu eue zuo ilas eue lo galia ua na.
hope NOM.1S.ACS ACC.C NEG bad DAT.2S.ACS NOM.C speak DAT.2S.ACS ADV accessible NOM.2S.ACS NOM.1S.ACS
I hope it's not a problem for you that I'm talking to you in the accessible speech mode.

Ntejo tuhu ua na lo tiezo zuua.
COP-CAUS.C be.familiar NOM.2S.ACS NOM.1S.ACS ADV past.to.present long
We have known each other a long time, after all.

Ene to hai leka ua na toi gula huo uue une, ha koie?
DAT.1S.ACS then if.IRR meet.for.first.time NOM.2S.ACS NOM.1S.ACS then.IRR pair.of.arms RECIP GEN.2S.ACS GEN.1S.ACS | Q/if like.this.1
I think, if we ever met, then we'd hug, right?

Kuje zau na vejo ha golu mulia ua jo he gala.
even ignorant NOM.1S.ACS TOP.C Q person enjoy NOM.2S.ACS ACC.C PASS touch
I don't even know if you're the kind of person who likes to be touched.

Halie jeu ieri aza.
question same.in.type DAT.3P.NSPEC.ANIM other
The same question goes for anyone else.

Ha bio galia ivu, ha kka?
Q want accessible NOM.2P.ICS | Q NEG
Do you want to be accessible or not?
≈ Do you want me to use formal or informal pronouns for you?
Glossing Abbreviations: COMP = comparative, C = complementiser, ACS / ICS = accessible / inaccessible, GDV = gerundive, SPEC / NSPC = specific / non-specific, AG = agent, E = entity (person, animal, thing)
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by masako » 27 Dec 2018 00:20

Imralu wrote:
26 Dec 2018 17:41
I think, if we ever met, then we'd hug, right?
tlalo
Certainly.

ma nam nya uatsi ma'a ahyahi ma nkapani nikyatli
And then we would go for some fish and chips with a nice beer.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 27 Dec 2018 02:55

masako wrote:
27 Dec 2018 00:20
Imralu wrote:
26 Dec 2018 17:41
I think, if we ever met, then we'd hug, right?
tlalo
Certainly.

ma nam nya uatsi ma'a ahyahi ma nkapani nikyatli
And then we would go for some fish and chips with a nice beer.
Auhuu, te! Ezo ti bi huna gegue na, mies o xua Tiamanis izu biia kka gegue za te.
ooh | good | PRES PRF cease drink intoxicant NOM.1S.ACS | but entity LOC.3S.DEF.INAN Germany NOM.3P.SPEC.INAN beer NEG intoxicant REL good
Ooh, great! I don't drink alcohol anymore, but in Germany there are some good alcohol-free beers.

Has o ia koie xuaia?
Q entity NOM.3P.NSPEC.INAN like.this.1 LOC.3S.DEF.INAN-DEM.2
Are there such things there?

Akuo nio meje ujo huna biia na, to teuo xina kuelio na to kka mue bi kai.
LOC.TEMP.C occasion prior GEN.C drink beer NOM.1S.ACS | then second enter forest NOM.1S.ACS then NEG able cease shriek
The last time I drank beer, I then walked into a forest and was then unable to stop screaming.

Akuo tie to kka mue jebo na xi aika.
LOC.TEMP.C DEM.1 then NEG able control NOM.1S.ACS ACC.3S.DEF.INAN body
At the time, I was unable to control my body.
Glossing Abbreviations: COMP = comparative, C = complementiser, ACS / ICS = accessible / inaccessible, GDV = gerundive, SPEC / NSPC = specific / non-specific, AG = agent, E = entity (person, animal, thing)
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Dormouse559 » 27 Dec 2018 07:58

Imralu wrote:
27 Dec 2018 02:55
Akuo nio meje ujo huna biia na, to teuo xina kuelio na to kka mue bi kai.
LOC.TEMP.C occasion prior GEN.C drink beer NOM.1S.ACS | then second enter forest NOM.1S.ACS then NEG able cease shriek
The last time I drank beer, I then walked into a forest and was then unable to stop screaming.

Akuo tie to kka mue jebo na xi aika.
LOC.TEMP.C DEM.1 then NEG able control NOM.1S.ACS ACC.3S.DEF.INAN body
At the time, I was unable to control my body.
S' l' e ppar d' istoû coume tchê que jou me meffî d' l' alcoli.
[slɛp.pɑʁ.diˈstuː ku.mɛˈɕɛː ke.ʑu.me.mɛˈfiː dlɑˈko.li]
It's because of stories like this that I have misgivings about alcohol.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by masako » 27 Dec 2018 14:19

Imralu wrote:
27 Dec 2018 02:55
The last time I drank beer, I then walked into a forest and was then unable to stop screaming.
iyeti nam ke sunitsu inampe ku tsa'e kama kuetsotli
In that case we will simply eat a schnitzel and stroll through the city.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 27 Dec 2018 15:19

Dormouse559 wrote:
27 Dec 2018 07:58
S' l' e ppar d' istoû coume tchê que jou me meffî d' l' alcoli.
[slɛp.pɑʁ.diˈstuː ku.mɛˈɕɛː ke.ʑu.me.mɛˈfiː dlɑˈko.li]
It's because of stories like this that I have misgivings about alcohol.
[:x]
Kka nio ieri va. Ba varu uexa nua.
NEG event DAT.3P.NSPEC.ANIM all | extreme problem mind LOC.1S.ICS
It doesn't happen to everyone. I have some serious mental health problems.

Mola buibui a gegue hunia.
merely disinhibit NOM.3S.NSPEC.INAN intoxicant potable
Alcohol just takes away your inhibitions.

Xumes enis ixu bui.
necessary DAT.1S.ICS NOM.3P.DEF.INAN brake
I need my inhibitions.
masako wrote:
27 Dec 2018 14:19
Imralu wrote:
27 Dec 2018 02:55
The last time I drank beer, I then walked into a forest and was then unable to stop screaming.
iyeti nam ke sunitsu inampe ku tsa'e kama kuetsotli
In that case we will simply eat a schnitzel and stroll through the city.
Malas enes a xinitio mie tehi hue malas enes as iio xue tiebi
pleasant DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPEC.INAN schnitzel but maybe more pleasant DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPEC.INAN fish and(VP) chip
I like schnitzel, but I think I like fish and chips more.

Ntejos akuo tavi na, tos ei lahi xu mala gune xuas Aselia.
COP-CAUS.C LOC.TEMP.C child NOM.1S.ACS | then near beach NOM.3S.DEF.INAN house COP-GEN.1S.ACS LOC.3S.DEF.INAN Australia
I grew up near the coast in Australia after all.
Glossing Abbreviations: COMP = comparative, C = complementiser, ACS / ICS = accessible / inaccessible, GDV = gerundive, SPEC / NSPC = specific / non-specific, AG = agent, E = entity (person, animal, thing)
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by kiwikami » 28 Dec 2018 06:44

Imralu wrote:
27 Dec 2018 15:19
Malas enes a xinitio mie tehi hue malas enes as iio xue tiebi
pleasant DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPEC.INAN schnitzel but maybe more pleasant DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPEC.INAN fish and(VP) chip
I like schnitzel, but I think I like fish and chips more.

Ntejos akuo tavi na, tos ei lahi xu mala gune xuas Aselia.
COP-CAUS.C LOC.TEMP.C child NOM.1S.ACS | then near beach NOM.3S.DEF.INAN house COP-GEN.1S.ACS LOC.3S.DEF.INAN Australia
I grew up near the coast in Australia after all.
Mmm, Físc nach Sténapfeletín. An ab Nasgom l'ez!
Mmm, fish and chips. Just had some for dinner!

...Gést ceomún ab nùbh Físcen tùr; íchalse Físcen re-únguot.
...I tend to be picky about fish being fresh; frozen fish is unpleasant.

By-ceon Fá yl úm Lúzyl-Antyllín, las b'oemún ab guot Meorflésc begírechecín.
I grew up in the Lesser Antilles, so I was a little spoiled with good seafood. [:P]
Edit: Substituted a string instrument for a French interjection.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 29 Dec 2018 22:09

kiwikami wrote:
28 Dec 2018 06:44
...Gést ceomún ab nùbh Físcen tùr; íchalse Físcen re-únguot.
...I tend to be picky about fish being fresh; frozen fish is unpleasant.
Aku eio ka kau na zi auras iio he kevue.
today night PROS eat NOM.1S.ACS ACC.3S.SPEC.INAN some.UNCOUNTABLE fish PASS freeze(TR)
I'm going to eat some frozen fish tonight.

Kka minimini na.
NEG choose~FREQ NOM.1S.ACS
I'm not choosy.

Ttie hu mulu na lo lalu.
recently go.PFV shop NOM.1S.ACS ADV rain
I just went to the shop and it's raining.
Glossing Abbreviations: COMP = comparative, C = complementiser, ACS / ICS = accessible / inaccessible, GDV = gerundive, SPEC / NSPC = specific / non-specific, AG = agent, E = entity (person, animal, thing)
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 30 Dec 2018 13:23

kiwikami wrote:
28 Dec 2018 06:44
Mmm, Físc nach Sténapfeletín. An ab Nasgom l'ez!
Mmm, fish and chips. Just had some for dinner!
Imralu wrote:
29 Dec 2018 22:09
Aku eio ka kau na zi auras iio he kevue.
today night PROS eat NOM.1S.ACS ACC.3S.SPEC.INAN some.UNCOUNTABLE fish PASS freeze(TR)
I'm going to eat some frozen fish tonight.


[:P] [<3] [:P]

¡Hen ~ Meza! ⸮ Wodan ɂimvi zurfyeqšanuš mezà ˤa?
EXCLAM seafood | INTERR.INAN.GEN 2DU.NOM eat<PLUP>2DU seafood.ACC CNJ
Ooh! Seafood! And what kind of fish did you two eat?

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 30 Dec 2018 13:45

masako wrote:
27 Dec 2018 00:20
Imralu wrote:
26 Dec 2018 17:41
I think, if we ever met, then we'd hug, right?
tlalo
Certainly.

ma nam nya uatsi ma'a ahyahi ma nkapani nikyatli
And then we would go for some fish and chips with a nice beer.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 30 Dec 2018 15:28

kiwikami wrote:
28 Dec 2018 06:44
Sténapfeletín … Meorflésc …

:con: Sadrås
Stuon-impfel-lîn … Sê-nor …
stone.apple.DIM.PL | sea.meat
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by masako » 30 Dec 2018 17:10

ima na ke asa nukuha
Right now I really hate life.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 30 Dec 2018 19:43

masako wrote:
30 Dec 2018 17:10
ima na ke asa nukuha
Right now I really hate life.
Ba xenu ene xuua.
extreme sadden DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.DEF.INAN-DEM.2
I'm really sorry to hear that.

Bio na jo tieka li atai eues a le.
want NOM.1S.ACS ACC.C soon begin benevolent DAT.2S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN situation
I hope life starts being kinder to you soon.

Jo bi xuua les omaka ixu hego uio.
ACC.C cease NOM.3S.DEF.INAN-DEM.2 situation faeces.smeared NOM.3P.DEF.INAN action very.bad.person
And that that shittiness and arseholery stops.

Jos egue bozu xaba ua.
ACC.C again find happy.situation NOM.2S.ACS
And that you find happiness again.

Gula une.
pair.of.arms GEN.1S.ACS
*hug*
Lambuzhao wrote:
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¡Hen ~ Meza! ⸮ Wodan ɂimvi zurfyeqšanuš mezà ˤa?
EXCLAM seafood | INTERR.INAN.GEN 2DU.NOM eat<PLUP>2DU seafood.ACC CNJ
Ooh! Seafood! And what kind of fish did you two eat?
Kuje ti mienas ene.
even PRF forget DAT.1S.ACS
I've already forgotten.

Aiku xu.
white NOM.3S.DEF.INAN
It was white.

Lolo kos ene ixu vas ahis iios aiku.
taste similar DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3P.DEF.INAN all kind fish white
All kinds of white fish taste similar to me.

Ba maju as atu a zaumo.
extreme different NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN tuna NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN salmon
Tuna and salmon are really different.

Xe vies enes as iios ahas omuru lo tuju a zarinia
and(clause) disgusting DAT.1S.ACS NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN fish grey oily ADV example NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN sardine
And I find grey, oily fish disgusting, for example sardines.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 31 Dec 2018 14:32

masako wrote:
30 Dec 2018 17:10
ima na ke asa nukuha
Right now I really hate life.

Masakœ, viˤiqšris ɂihmu tomō yoakles taræšiθ.
<Masako>VOC Write<NMLZ>NOM 2SG.GEN PROX display<PRS>3SG dare<NMLZ>ACC
Masako, writing this down takes courage.

Nuyatošim zorqaučutum , rav θo bō χtaχalan ˤei ˤeunget ˤaverγobaros kēz bieye.
hatred.ABL CAUS.fashion<DEP>2SG | CNJ REL PRP difficulty.GEN AUG small<COMPAR> conquer<FUT.PTCP>NOM.SG COVRB<OPT> be<SBJV>3SG
You are giving shape to your hatred, which will make it that much easier to conquer.

kūtrue ɂebhru tivri ˤēyaˤalim tauθ ziveztauθ ˤa.
hence=thither future.LOC new<ADVZ> <FUT>love.2SG DEF.ACC.SG life.ACC.SG CNJ
And some time from now, you will love Life again.

Čay žeičen yaza ziveztawan vahtraloa ra ziveztawan šeletoa vuɂoyali.
CNJ=1SG.NOM self.LOC CNJ life.GEN brevity.ABL CNJ life.GEN speed.ABL hate<PRS>1SG
Personally, I hate the brevity of life. Or rather the rapidity of life.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Lambuzhao » 31 Dec 2018 14:39

Imralu wrote:
30 Dec 2018 19:43



Gula une.
pair.of.arms GEN.1S.ACS
*hug*
[:D] [+1]

Kuje ti mienas ene.
even PRF forget DAT.1S.ACS
I've already forgotten {sc. kind of fish}.
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 31 Dec 2018 20:39

Lambuzhao wrote:
31 Dec 2018 14:32
Čay žeičen yaza ziveztawan vahtraloa ra ziveztawan šeletoa vuɂoyali.
CNJ=1SG.NOM self.LOC CNJ life.GEN brevity.ABL CNJ life.GEN speed.ABL hate<PRS>1SG
Personally, I hate the brevity of life. Or rather the rapidity of life.
Jeu na!
Me too!

Varu jeu ene a le nzuo kka vai ia.
I also have a problem with the impermanence of things.

Kue jo vaui na izi kka xume gene.
It makes me keep things I don't need.

Ha ka xumes ene xuue? Zau na. Kua vaui xi!
Will I need this later? Dunno. Better keep it!


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jeu           na
same.in.type  NOM.1S.ACS
[VP________]  [NOM.....]


varu     jeu           ene         a                 le         g-ujo      kka  vai   ia
problem  same.in.type  DAT.1S.ACS  NOM.3S.NSPC.INAN  situation  COP-GEN.C  NEG  stay  NOM.3P.NSPC.INAN
[VP_________________]  [DAT.....]  [NOM..............................................................]
                                                     [VP_____________________________________________]
                                                                  [GEN-S.............................]
                                                                  [C....]  [VP_____]  [NOM...........]


kue    jo     vaui  na          izi               kka  xume       g-  ene.
cause  ACC.C  keep  NOM.1S.ACS  ACC.3P.SPEC.INAN  NEG  necessary  COP-DAT.1S.ACS
[VP_]  [ACC-S..................................................................]
              [VP_] [NOM.....]  [ACC...........................................]
                                                  [VP__________________________]
                                                                      [DAT.....]


ha  ka    xumes      ene         xu             -ue 
Q   PROS  necessary  DAT.1S.ACS  NOM.3S.DEF.INAN-DEM.1 
[VP_______________]  [DAT.....]  [NOM................]
                                                [VP__]


zau       na          |  kua   vaui  xi
ignorant  NOM.1S.ACS  |  JUSS  keep  ACC.3S.DEF.INAN
[VP____]  [NOM.....]     [VP______]  [ACC..........]
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Imralu » 01 Jan 2019 00:48

Kua xaba xu laqu ieui!
Happy new year!
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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by Dormouse559 » 01 Jan 2019 05:37

J' eppê que 2019 couminchi byé par toû.
[ʑɛˈpɛː ke.dɛ̃ˈmil djõˈnœf kuˈmɛ̃ɲ̟.ɕi ˈbje pɑˈtuː]
I hope 2019 is starting off well for you.

Jou vê-y attandre quêque-z euwa avan que moû jou quî 2018.
[ʑu.vɛː.jɑˈtɑ̃n.dʁə kɛː.kəˈzø.wə ʔəˈvɑ̃ŋ kəˈmuː ʑuˈkiː dɛ̃ˈmil djuˈʑyː]
I'm going to wait a few hours before I leave 2018.

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Re: Conlang Conversation Thread

Post by spanick » 01 Jan 2019 14:41

Bleid neiu jiir!
/blɛid nɛi̯u jiːə/
Happy New Year!

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