CONLANG Digest - 28 May 2005 to 29 May 2005 (#2005-151)
|From:||Joseph a.k.a Buck <zhosh@...>|
|Date:||Monday, May 30, 2005, 21:59|
> any conlangers out there who've discovered
> that somebody else's lang is spookily like
> their own?
Besides things found across most if not all human languages (e.g.
objects, actions), I occassionally find that another conlanger and I
will share, with regards to certain types of languages, a concept at
which I arrived by contemplation and trial (as opposed to research). I
take these to arise from a mix of limits of the human brain, social
conditioning, and generally supported assumptions.