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Re: Uusisuom, Unilang, auxlang discussions in CONLANG

From:Andrew Chaney <adchaney@...>
Date:Saturday, April 28, 2001, 17:02
On Thursday, April 26, 2001, at 07:25 , Yoon Ha Lee wrote:

> On Thu, 26 Apr 2001, Christophe Grandsire wrote: > >> En rÈponse ‡ Daniel44 <Daniel44@...>: >> quite difficult. Many of the word derivations escape me (purple >> associated with >> anger? It doesn't even make sense, when you're angry your face gets red, >> not >> purple. When your face gets purple it's when you're choking) so what's >> the point >> of making such derivations if the meaning is not transparent. It makes the >
Actually, I know a number of people who turn rather purple when they get excited (for whatever reason, not necessarily anger). Andy