t-shirt phrase in Yivríndil (was Re: No Subject)
|From:||Jonathan Chang <zhang2323@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, September 28, 2000, 4:28|
In a message dated 2000:09:27 2:02:47 PM, jaspax@U.WASHINGTON.EDU writes:
>t-shirt phrase in Yivríndil:
>Tolupawa rukelta paril . . . tokeltawa par!
>To-lupa-wa ru-kelta par-il
>IMP-fight-habit.V anti-creation language-ADJ
>IMP-create-habit.V [a] language.
>I had to coin a word for "extinction," and the word I coined,
>"anti-creation" unintentionally forms a neat antithesis with the word
>"create" in the next phrase :-). It's neat.
Nice-ness, indeed neat. I like that a lot... the semantic transparency...
BTW, what languages is Yivríndil influenced by? Tell us more about your