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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 the stem. - andrew. Andrew Smith, Intheologus "Break someone's leg." - Old Orc Saying.