Onomatopoeia [was Re: colours (out damn spot...;)]
|From:||Garth Wallace <gwalla@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, April 27, 2004, 20:00|
J Y S Czhang wrote:
> Big OBConlang/Conculture: Think up aesthetic terms that are different
> from your native NatLang(s)! Some of the best ones are Japanese Zen-related *
> (and they also have some the most intriguing onomatopoeia as well... big clue:
> Pikachu is just the tip of that iceberg!)
I'm partial to "subon", the sound of creamer dispersing into coffee.
> I should have been asleep hours ago... but it's too bleedin' hot in the
> San Francisco Bay Area right bloody now...
Woo! No kidding.