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Jordan was Parseltongue

From:Shreyas Sampat <ssampat@...>
Date:Tuesday, December 10, 2002, 15:29
> has any even reasonably competent conlanger or other lingust > taken a look at Robert Jordan's Old Tounge? > > there is quite a lot of written text available, possibly > rivalling the original material written in Quenya. and > according to the author, it is a complete, functional > language. however, all the pages on it are linear glossaries, > containing much guesswork. no one, to my knowledge at least, > has attempted an actual linguistic analysis of it.
I've flipped through it; it's startlingly weird and inconsistent, taking into account the material of the first book. After that, it gets a little more uniform, but it annoyed me enough that I never attepmted anything more than a cursory analysis. --- shreyas