Guess the Word in Romlangs

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 24 Jun 2018 05:35

shimobaatar wrote:
23 Jun 2018 22:41
Was the vowel in the first syllable of the first word o or ō in Classical Latin?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 24 Jun 2018 05:46

Was it a or ā?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by Mándinrùh » 24 Jun 2018 21:55

Is it the tail of a dog (canis cōdae)?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 25 Jun 2018 04:14

shimobaatar wrote:
24 Jun 2018 05:46
Was it a or ā?
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Mándinrùh wrote:
24 Jun 2018 21:55
Is it the tail of a dog (canis cōdae)?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 27 Jun 2018 04:16

GrandPiano wrote:
25 Jun 2018 04:14
shimobaatar wrote:
24 Jun 2018 05:46
Was it a or ā?
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Was it short a?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 27 Jun 2018 22:30

shimobaatar wrote:
27 Jun 2018 04:16
GrandPiano wrote:
25 Jun 2018 04:14
shimobaatar wrote:
24 Jun 2018 05:46
Was it a or ā?
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Was it short a?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 29 Jun 2018 21:15

Was the vowel rounded because of a consonant?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 30 Jun 2018 02:52

shimobaatar wrote:
29 Jun 2018 21:15
Was the vowel rounded because of a consonant?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Jun 2018 02:54

Because of another vowel?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 30 Jun 2018 04:02

shimobaatar wrote:
30 Jun 2018 02:54
Because of another vowel?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Jun 2018 04:04

Did a just round unconditionally?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 30 Jun 2018 13:52

shimobaatar wrote:
30 Jun 2018 04:04
Did a just round unconditionally?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by qwed117 » 03 Jul 2018 03:36

Is the first word canis?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 03 Jul 2018 04:18

qwed117 wrote:
03 Jul 2018 03:36
Is the first word canis?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by qwed117 » 03 Jul 2018 04:54

Did the second word begin with a consonant, and if so, was that consonant c /k/?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 03 Jul 2018 14:56

qwed117 wrote:
03 Jul 2018 04:54
Did the second word begin with a consonant, and if so, was that consonant c /k/?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by Mándinrùh » 03 Jul 2018 20:04

So I wasn't too far off...
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 04 Jul 2018 01:50

Was the vowel in the first syllable of the second word o or ō?

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So I wasn't too far off...
It's not too late to keep guessing.

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 04 Jul 2018 02:50

shimobaatar wrote:
04 Jul 2018 01:50
Was the vowel in the first syllable of the second word o or ō?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 04 Jul 2018 03:43

GrandPiano wrote:
04 Jul 2018 02:50
shimobaatar wrote:
04 Jul 2018 01:50
Was the vowel in the first syllable of the second word o or ō?
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o?

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