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Re: Iterative conlang design with corpus analysis, Or, Build one to throw away

From:Larry Sulky <larrysulky@...>
Date:Thursday, April 20, 2006, 11:53
On 4/20/06, John Vertical <johnvertical@...> wrote:
> I'd prefer calling it "lexicalization" rather than "permutation" density, > however. > > John Vertical >
That's funny. As I was writing the note, I first called it lexical density, then edited it when I thought that that might already have some other established meaning. Anyway, thanks for the analysis. BTW, the word for the nearest leg of a horse is "nearleg"; analogous, I suspect, with "foreleg" and "rear leg". And mustard fermentation has been illegal in these parts for many a year -- a spicy drunk is a dangerous drunk, as they say. --larry