Guess The Language!!!

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 09 Jul 2017 21:06

shimobaatar wrote:Maningrida?
No. All Maningrida languages have 5 vowels, this language has 3.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 09 Jul 2017 21:14

East Arnhem?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 09 Jul 2017 21:18

shimobaatar wrote:East Arnhem?
No [cross]

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Post by Frislander » 10 Jul 2017 11:58

Marran?

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Post by opipik » 10 Jul 2017 15:22

Frislander wrote:Marran?
Yes. [tick]

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Post by Frislander » 10 Jul 2017 16:37

Warndarrang?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 10 Jul 2017 16:48

Frislander wrote:Warndarrang?
You won! [tick]

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 21 Aug 2017 19:46

Here's a short sample to revive the thread:
Vianten mi gene sisie mi pis sea ten ne Ding. Sorro husian husili Mangivi sa yam Gene Ding.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 21 Aug 2017 20:25

Is it from the Eastern Hemisphere?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by qwed117 » 22 Aug 2017 01:44

Is it a creole with English influence?
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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by LinguoFranco » 23 Aug 2017 04:01

Is it spoken in or near the Caucusus region?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 28 Aug 2017 10:41

qwed117 wrote:Is it a creole with English influence?
No. [cross]
Is it spoken in or near the Caucusus region?
No. [cross]
Is it from the Eastern Hemisphere?
Yes. [tick]

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 28 Aug 2017 12:20

Is it spoken on an island?

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Post by opipik » 28 Aug 2017 21:21

shimobaatar wrote:Is it spoken on an island?
Yes. [tick]

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 28 Aug 2017 21:51

Is it spoken on an island in either Oceania or the Malay Archipelago?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by Frislander » 30 Aug 2017 14:59

Is it Austronesian?

(sorry I didn't post before, I've only just got my new computer so I couldn't post for quite a while, and then I was on holiday before that and all forgetting stuff and the like.)

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by Zythros Jubi » 10 Sep 2017 15:52

Something Papuan?

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Post by Creyeditor » 10 Sep 2017 15:55

Is there any major Germanic influence?
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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 14 Sep 2017 22:04

Frislander wrote:Is it Austronesian?

(sorry I didn't post before, I've only just got my new computer so I couldn't post for quite a while, and then I was on holiday before that and all forgetting stuff and the like.)
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shimobaatar wrote:Is it spoken on an island in either Oceania or the Malay Archipelago?
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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 14 Sep 2017 22:07

Is it spoken on an Oceanian island?

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