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by lsd
28 Jul 2020 11:06
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 11855
Views: 1430209

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

Shemtov wrote:
27 Jul 2020 23:55
Is it possible for a language to (...)
in a conlang thread, the answer is yes if you can handle it (whatever the known natural languages do...(and especially if they don't...))
by lsd
17 Jun 2020 23:22
Forum: Translations
Topic: I see you
Replies: 307
Views: 64920

Re: I see you

:con: bumibasasorangan

lujoqu
me-looking-(at)-you
by lsd
08 Jun 2020 18:41
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Does anyone else try and actually speak or pronounce their conlang or is it all on paper?
Replies: 28
Views: 1049

Re: Does anyone else try and actually speak or pronounce their conlang or is it all on paper?

...and do you try and speak or pronouce it Currently mine is related to and based on Japanese so aside from some details, it's pronounced similar to Japanese. I might change some things about the phonology and such so that might change but probably still pronounceable. and do you try to speak or pro...
by lsd
01 Jun 2020 09:30
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Sixth Conversation Thread
Replies: 258
Views: 20131

Re: КОВФЕФЕ

it's pathetic...
by lsd
19 May 2020 19:27
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: Superweapons in Your Conworld / Connation
Replies: 55
Views: 8364

Re: Superweapons in Your Conworld / Connation

surely the best weapon is language, even my conlang avoiding speech acts...
it's true that artifacts are merely materialization of language...
by lsd
18 May 2020 23:16
Forum: Translations
Topic: The man sees the woman using the telescope.
Replies: 52
Views: 8101

Re: The man sees the woman using the telescope.

I'm afraid I can't translate the ambiguity...

lekuduluojernoulebguo
man-seeing-through-object-to-woman
lekulebguokuduluornou
man-seeing-woman-seeing-through-object
by lsd
03 May 2020 18:15
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What is the newest word in your conlang?
Replies: 8
Views: 413

Re: What is the newest word in your conlang?

in my triple S philosophical language (1 Sound=1 Sense=1 Sign) each sign is a lexeme and there is no difference between words and texts... so no more new lexeme-word since forty years... last word I work on is a 2D 17² signs folk name of the language I found back for adapting it in 3D rhizome form.....
by lsd
03 May 2020 17:30
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: The longest and the shortest word in your conlang
Replies: 14
Views: 537

Re: The longest and the shortest word in your conlang

I work on a triple S philosophical language (1 Sound=1 Sense=1 Sign) where each sign is a lexeme and where there is no difference between words and text...
So shortest words have 1 sign, longest 289 at this day (according to the biggest text conserved I can find)...
by lsd
16 Apr 2020 19:29
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 11855
Views: 1430209

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

Other fun real-world example, the Toyota Laputa, IIRC, it was named after the floating island in Gulliver's Travels , but la puta means "the whore" in Spanish. Another relatively well known car example (popularised by Top Gear here in the UK), is the Toyota MR2, which when spoken in French sounds l...
by lsd
11 Apr 2020 06:32
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 11855
Views: 1430209

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

use only an invented writing, in this case no chance to even type its name in google...
(what is the matter for a nonexistent country to have a same name country in real life parallel world ?)
by lsd
01 Apr 2020 21:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: How to Not Verb
Replies: 3
Views: 304

Re: How to Not Verb

interesting considerations on languages without verbs... especially for a verbless language constructor (thank you for sharing)... it's difficult, a posteriori, to say that a language has or has not verbs... but I totally agree with the introduction and the conclusion: "'it's a good way for a conlan...
by lsd
30 Mar 2020 18:27
Forum: Translations
Topic: All this handwashing is drying out my hands.
Replies: 7
Views: 429

Re: All this handwashing is drying out my hands.

kxeioeoejfoezykjweieizijfoeo
many-wash-hands-and-dry-these-hands
by lsd
27 Mar 2020 19:57
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Does anyone else try and actually speak or pronounce their conlang or is it all on paper?
Replies: 28
Views: 1049

Re: Does anyone else try and actually speak or pronounce their conlang or is it all on paper?

in oligosynthetic philosophical language, the construction of a word is constrained by its meaning...
Its pronunciation is therefore a surprise that I like to hear as much as to see...
by lsd
14 Mar 2020 19:19
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: ConIPA
Replies: 1
Views: 161

ConIPA

As non-human language conlangers have you tried to create a conIPA ,with sounds that don't exist in earthly languages...
by lsd
14 Mar 2020 19:15
Forum: Beginners' Corner
Topic: How to type (and post here) text with a conscript?
Replies: 3
Views: 230

Re: How to type (and post here) text with a conscript?

post here the url of an image previously hosted on the web...
to type on a keyboard in a word processor you can create a font...
by lsd
14 Mar 2020 18:45
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: (EE) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 716
Views: 257629

Re: (EE) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

any triple-S a priori language Conlanger must regret it...
by lsd
03 Mar 2020 18:40
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: griuskant conlang thread
Replies: 61
Views: 16471

Re: griuskant conlang thread

impressive progression...
I hadn't seen the new font...
strangely, I regret the old very digital aspect...
the new one seems to be on wood or some other hard surface (like runes)...
do you have a cursive for handwriting ....
by lsd
27 Feb 2020 08:23
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 11855
Views: 1430209

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

For myself, I conlang for here and now, that is why I need pronounceable sounds... by myself (it's an idiolect...)
For conlangers of other planets, are you planning new IPA with sounds that don't exist on earth...