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Re: Euphonic phonology (Was: 'Nor' in the World's Languages)

From:Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>
Date:Friday, August 18, 2006, 20:59
From: "Christian Thalmann" <cinga@...>
Sent: Tuesday, August 08, 2006 4:36 PM

> Not at all, I absolutely love making phonologies. > Disappointingly > (?), I usually end up with rather simple vowel systems, > and no > hard-to-pronounce consonants. But maybe that's just the > recipe > for pleasing phonologies? It seems to work for Quenya, > IMHO the > hallmark of pleasing phonology.
Don't take any offense, Christian or Jörg, but I don't find Quenya that pleasing from what I heard in the recordings Christian has made: Waaaay too many [Al:a]'s IMHO. But all in all I agree, simplistic phonologies sound best. Carsten -- "Miranayam kepauarà naranoaris." (Kalvin nay Hobbes) Venena, Pihaling 21, 2315 ya 21:21:13 pd