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Re: Exolangs (was Re: [relay] Planing)

From:Amanda Babcock Furrow <langs@...>
Date:Monday, November 6, 2006, 3:15
On Sun, Nov 05, 2006 at 12:00:11AM +0100, Jörg Rhiemeier wrote:

> > Ah, a space ship turning into a camel (or analogue) and a > > blaster into a dagger. How gratifying! Hmm, what would be > > the 'technological inverse' of a lightsaber, really? > > A "glistening sword", or something like that.
No, I think the inverse would be, instead of a low-tech item (the sword) rendered in a high-tech format (laser), a high-tech item in a low-tech format. I.e., something from a steampunk genre :) Amanda


Benct Philip Jonsson <bpjonsson@...>uchroniapunk (was: Re: Exolangs (was Re: [relay] Planing))