Re: Callistic revisited
|From:||Andrew Smith <hobbit@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 11, 1999, 2:32|
On Sat, 8 May 1999, Padraic Brown wrote:
> > Pites, egend vilqos trer ekhoom!
> Is this VSO word order natural, or used simply to keep things lined up? I
> also assume that the doubled vowel is, as in Telarian, long.
>I use VSO for Vekhomos, it is not necessarily the natural IE order. The
doubled vowel is the best way of transliterating long vowels in email.
> How has the accentuation fared? I haven't got enough Telarian yet to
> figure this out, excepting that enclitics cause the accent to shift.
>I don't think the accentuation shifts in Vekhomos. It seems to remain in
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