Re: Rosetta Stone idea
|From:||Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, June 2, 2001, 11:35|
>If a couple of people wanted to get together and to the Rosetta Stone
>activity, I'd be willing to participate in that, too. I even have a
>suitable passage full of proper names to use as the starting place.
>This got me thinking of another project: Construct The Proto-Lang. I have
>a cluster of three languages all descended from a common source, and I've
>always wondered if the proto-language I have designed is actually
>reconstructible from the daughter languages. So if anyone else has a
>similar cluster of related languages, I'd love to do a swap and each see
>if we could analyze each other's languages. They wouldn't need to be
>fully developed (mine aren't), as I think we'd probably just do word-lists
>and maybe some morphology and see what the other person comes up with.
Well, I think Tairezazh and Steianzh would work. At least if I also provided
some dialectal forms to push up the number of direct cognates.
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