An introduction to Cẅènyon.

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An introduction to Cẅènyon.

Post by Cẅènyon » 15 Dec 2018 21:28

Phonology: Cẅèlyencòiltëa.
•Vowels:
-Long: Ỳỳ /iː/, Èè /eː/, Àà /ɑː/, Òò /oː/, Ùù /uː/.
-Short: Ii, Yy /i/, Ee /ɛ/, Aa /a/, Oo /ɔ/, Uu /u/.
•Consonants:
-Plosives:
Tt /t/, Pp /p/, Cc /k/.
Dd /d/, Bb /b/, Gg /g/.
-Fricatives:
Dd /ð/, Bb /β/, Gg /ɣ/.
Þþ /θ/, Ff /f/, Vv /v/.
Ss /s/, Hh /h, x/.
-Nasals:
Nn /n/, Mm /m/, Ŋŋ /ŋ/.
•Liquids:
Ll /l/, Rr /r, ɾ/.
•Approximants:
Yy /j/, Ëë /ʎ/, Ww /w/, Ẅẅ /ɥ/.
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Re: An introduction to Cẅènyon.

Post by Cẅènyon » 15 Dec 2018 21:40

Grammar: Cẅèlyenþròrmeni.
¶Plurals:
•Simple:
-i, -ye, -a, -o, -u, -e > -ëa.
-n: +i.
-(consonant): +ëa.
•Dual:
-i, -ye, -a, -o, -u, -e > -u.
-n: -uin.
-(consonant): +u.
•Partitive:
-i, -ye, -a, -o, -u, -e > -ẅe.
-n: -ẅen.
-(consonant): +ẅe.
¶Case System:
•Nominative.
•Acusative: -s.
•Genitive: -vên/ôn.
•Vocative: -l.
•Prepositional: -rþ.
•Dative: -t.
•First Locative: -ssê.
•Second Locative: -ntê.
•Ablative: -stê.
•Allative: -ltê.
¶Manner Adverbs Declension:
-lmât.
¶Pronouns and Pronoun Declensions:
-1st Person Singular: Hỳr, -hyê.
-2nd Person Singular: Ùn, -nyê.
-3rd Person Singular A: Dëà, -dyê.
-3rd Person Singular B: Rhèi, -ryê.
-1rst Person Plural A: Mèi, -myê.
-1rst Person Plural B: Vèi, -vyê.
-2nd Person Plural: Syè, -syê.
-3rd Person Plural A: Þrèi, -þryê.
-3rd Person Plural B: Tà, -tyê.
¶Demonstrative Declensions:
-That/those: -hâi.
-This/these: -þrâi.
¶Adjectives:
•Positive Comparative: -mpê.
•Negative Comparative: -ldê.
•"Very": -rcwê.
•Positive Superlative: -rmê.
•Negative Superlative: -lmê.

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Re: An introduction to Cẅènyon.

Post by Shemtov » 17 Dec 2018 03:18

I like the ascetic, but all you've done is provide a list of morphemes. How would they be used in a sentence?
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Re: An introduction to Cẅènyon.

Post by DesEsseintes » 17 Dec 2018 03:23

Shemtov wrote:
17 Dec 2018 03:18
I like the ascetic, but all you've done is provide a list of morphemes. How would they be used in a sentence?
From what little we’ve seen so far, I’d describe the aesthetic as anything but ascetic, what with its plethora of diacritics and thorns, but I suspect a typo was involved.

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Re: An introduction to Cẅènyon.

Post by Shemtov » 17 Dec 2018 03:35

DesEsseintes wrote:
17 Dec 2018 03:23
Shemtov wrote:
17 Dec 2018 03:18
I like the ascetic, but all you've done is provide a list of morphemes. How would they be used in a sentence?
From what little we’ve seen so far, I’d describe the aesthetic as anything but ascetic, what with its plethora of diacritics and thorns, but I suspect a typo was involved.
[:$] Or clicking on the wrong thing on Chrome's spellcheck.
Many children make up, or begin to make up, imaginary languages. I have been at it since I could write.
-JRR Tolkien

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