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Vowel shortage, was Re: translation needed

From:Theodore Kloba <ted.kloba@...>
Date:Friday, October 22, 1999, 2:04
Imagine what becomes of my Agryziexabeiuie!  In Georgia (in the Caucasus, not
Dixie), they're in luck as there's not much to lose in words like 'vprtskvni' ('I
am peeling it').

> *laughs* I had this image of speakers of natural languages all over the > world running out of vowels because conlangers had used them all up! I > can just hear them crying out in Spain: "-y-d-m-! Nstrs n pdms hblr!" > The french'll be screwed, but not as badly as Hawaiian. Or should I say > HWN.
-- Theodore M. Kloba