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Re: Natlang most similar to your conlang [WAS: Analyzing Ayeri's syntactic and voice alignment (long)]

From:Benct Philip Jonsson <bpj@...>
Date:Thursday, April 3, 2008, 9:03
Philip Newton skrev:
 > On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 3:42 PM, Dirk Elzinga
 > <dirk.elzinga@...> wrote:
 >> Many years ago I proposed a "Language Code," which was
 >> intended to provide a typological profile for a given
 >> constructed or natural language. It should still be in
 >> the archives somewhere.
 > Here's Take 4:

I think I'm up to writing a Perl script to collect data from
a form and generate the code, but someone else would have to
write the thingy for comparing two languages!

/BP 8^)>
Benct Philip Jonsson -- melroch atte melroch dotte se
   "C'est en vain que nos Josués littéraires crient
   à la langue de s'arrêter; les langues ni le soleil
   ne s'arrêtent plus. Le jour où elles se *fixent*,
   c'est qu'elles meurent."           (Victor Hugo)