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by Zontas
29 Oct 2015 22:43
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Does your conlang satisfy you?
Replies: 38
Views: 4348

Re: Does your conlang satisfy you?

It tries t o , but all it does is just stick it in and then attack at will like it's tenderizing a steak in there. Also, it should take the hint and stop staying in one place the entire time. The fact that it's only 5 inches long makes just makes matters worse. ... Are you... are you saying...? You...
by Zontas
31 May 2015 04:13
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

@ HoshkMatriarch, Znex: Let's byhaps do a spelling from how they'd be if they made it to our English. We should only make Leathen-wrangled spellings, sayings, and wordweds 1 anew. 1 grammar rules On the other hand we can do this: /p b t d tS dZ k g kw ks/ p b t d tc,c- dȝ/ȝ-,dj,j- k g kw ks /f v T D...
by Zontas
31 May 2015 03:57
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

Re: Anglish Spamthread

Lambuzhao wrote:Murther?

Ȝou're ƿending off the paþ. I þink. Too much Frankish.
I meant Franklandish (Frankish is not the same) had went the word out of shape.
by Zontas
29 May 2015 19:55
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

Re: Anglish Spamthread

•Righten the spellings of many words? I don't feel this has to be done, but can you show a few such words so we can see what kind of rightening would be done? Here we go: choose [->] chooz eight [->] aiht eye [->] iye I (not put into the tall shape every time it's noted) iron [->] iern island [->] ...
by Zontas
29 May 2015 05:25
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

Re: Anglish Spamthread

•Keep early (before 1106) lendings? Yes @Lambuzhao, This means before the Northman fanging of England. •Righten the spellings of many words? I don't feel this has to be done, but can you show a few such words so we can see what kind of rightening would be done? Here we go: choose [->] chooz eight [...
by Zontas
28 May 2015 18:28
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

Re: Anglish Spamthread

Hey everyone, should we do the following?: •Keep early (before 1106) lendings? •Make our kennings understood with footnotes, like below? •Keep Leathen 1 lendings alongside kennings if said Leathen words are in other ylike tongues. •Righten the spellings of many words? •Outright not go with words dro...
by Zontas
24 May 2015 16:54
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: You
Replies: 857
Views: 139328

Re: You

I think i should update this since i just recently returned from hiatus. Alias(es): Zontas (formerly Helios, Xados, Umega, Ojo, Lantern, Izzard, OLIXU) Location: DC- Maryland -Virginia Area Birthdate: 6/2/1997. Gender: Demimale. Occupation: Unemployed, just finished high school. Interests: Acting (v...
by Zontas
22 May 2015 20:37
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Random phonology/phonemic inventory thread [2011–2018]
Replies: 5100
Views: 723097

Re: Random phonology/phonemic inventory thread

Uphash Inventory Consonants /n/ n / n b t n g/ b t g /f s n z χ/ p/ f s z k/ h / n ɹ/ l /ɾ/ r Notes: *Even though /b/, /g/, /ɹ/, and /z/ are prenasalized, i'll be marking them as oral for simplicity's sake. Furthermore, <l> and <k/ h> will be marked as their linguistically more common counterparts ...
by Zontas
29 Jun 2014 20:17
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Other Creativity
Replies: 1244
Views: 205028

Re: Other Creativity

It's fixed.
by Zontas
29 Jun 2014 11:44
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Other Creativity
Replies: 1244
Views: 205028

Re: Other Creativity

I'm on it. I can't quite figure out how to allow viewing permission without editing permission.
by Zontas
29 Jun 2014 05:01
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Other Creativity
Replies: 1244
Views: 205028

Re: Other Creativity

I wrote part of a horror story. It's about three teenagers on their way to move things for their recently dead grandma when the feel an aura of ghastliness and decide to check out the deeper parts of the grandma's old house to confront their fear and/ or end what they assume are paranormal beings, u...
by Zontas
26 Jun 2014 23:28
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Famous CBB Quotes Thread
Replies: 105
Views: 58810

Re: Famous CBB Quotes Thread

We gonna put quotes here again?
by Zontas
30 Mar 2014 03:31
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Uqonian
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Uqonian

Uqonian http://i.imgur.com/9dm8vZa.jpg?2 The photo's from Meet The Robinsons , a movie where an art style called Zeerust is displayed like a minor character, not that that's a bad thing- I mean that's only reason I saw it when I was 12 (haven't seen it since). It was good, by the way. Zeerust is Ra...
by Zontas
17 Mar 2014 17:23
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Gothic Language Revival Association
Replies: 127
Views: 27810

Re: Gothic Language Revival Association

Indo-European Significant Seven: Old Irish, Old Slavonic, Old Gothic, Classical Hayastanic, Neshite, Avestan, Kuchean Well, you see, I prefer using the names that are actually used by Indo-Europeanists (and immediately understood in the context of IE studies)... there's no reason to further complic...
by Zontas
17 Mar 2014 03:01
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Gothic Language Revival Association
Replies: 127
Views: 27810

Re: Gothic Language Revival Association

Also, I think it would use Cyrillic and Latin (depending on area) if it were used today. Also, I remember using the up arrow and q for 900 and 90 as well as /c/ and /ŋ/ for loans before I just stopped bothering with the native script.

Btw <j̄/ jj/ gj> = /ɟ/ and <e o> = /ɛ ɔ/.
by Zontas
17 Mar 2014 02:58
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Gothic Language Revival Association
Replies: 127
Views: 27810

Re: Gothic Language Revival Association

Indo-European Big Three: Classical Latin, Ancient Greek, Sanskrit Indo-European Significant Seven: Old Irish, Old Slavonic, Old Gothic, Classical Hayastanic, Neshite , Avestan, Kuchean Besser. But hey, the names are my opinion. Note from hereon I will call Bible Gothic "Old Gothic" as it wasn't exc...
by Zontas
13 Mar 2014 01:37
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Gothic Language Revival Association
Replies: 127
Views: 27810

Re: Gothic Language Revival Association

I wanna make an latinization orthography reform again. Remember that attested Ulfilian and Crimean Gothic either was transcribed by foreigners or in a uncial script that isn't modernized like Latin or Greek or Cyrillic. Below is a modernization of Gothic runes. Nonetheless, standard transcription sh...
by Zontas
31 Dec 2013 04:23
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: English Orthography Reform
Replies: 510
Views: 143917

Re: English Orthography Reform

And nowwww, the non-awaited part of the X English trilogy........... Part 3 of 3: Other •Decapitalization of mid-sentence I, days of the week, and sentence-initial word-initial consonants. •Dedoubling of consonants word-finally after a vowel (optional). •Etymological respelling: buy > bye > bie buoy...
by Zontas
31 Dec 2013 03:52
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: English Orthography Reform
Replies: 510
Views: 143917

Re: English Orthography Reform

I went to the enemy board and found yet another thread with a spelling reform proposal . See also the linked website . What do you think? You guys should kiss and makeup already. We've been trying for the past month to remove/ drop down the condescension rate. We conlangers and conworlders should u...
by Zontas
01 Dec 2013 04:14
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Anglish Spamthread
Replies: 494
Views: 168631

Re: Anglish Spamthread

basilius wrote:I underhint that the self-naming should unwrap into Murcan, then. Ringwit-wise, I mean.
Not so. The OE word is Mierce/ Myrce, and is a weak stem.