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Poetry Translation Challenge

From:Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...>
Date:Thursday, November 24, 2005, 6:46
Just for fun: Translate this poem to your favorite

 -- elokuno animata --

ami i anke e atelu
ami i anlu e asoli
aki isi anikoto u ami
alami ikanto anofi ami
uwe ate ipo ikila?

The poem is in Larry Sulky's Elomi and a dictionary
be found here:

The form of the poem is called elokuno, or greater
and is similar to Haiku, but since elomi words are
it has 5 lines with 9, 9, 11, 11, and 9 syllables.

Use whatever poetic form is best for your own conlang



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