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Re: Meghean webpage update

From:Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>
Date:Saturday, February 4, 2006, 18:15
Quoting Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>:

> In an unusually severe fit of procastrination, I've updated the Meghean page > on > my much-neglected webpage to agree with my various revisions of the language > over the last couple years. Check it our at: > > > > > During the updating work, I discovered some Meghean terminology relating to > phonology and orthography, two subjects that the Mend Chamaint, despite the > quirkiness of the spelling of their language, tend not to distinguish. Much > of > it is, of course, summarized and briefly discussed on the page linked above, > but I thought I'd mention some highlights: Stop consonants (oral and nasal) > are > considered "hard", while vowels are "soft", and liquids and sibilants are > "intermediate". Best of all, palatals and palatalized sounds are considered > "wet"! > > Needless to say, I'll be carrying over most of this into Larethian, where it > makes even less sense. *evil grin* > > Andreas >
BTW, while any feedback on content and presentation will be much appreciated, please do not mind if the feedback is not promptly responded to - I'm going to Germany tomorrow, and will be staying there for a week, during which time my 'Net access is likely to be erratic. Andreas