|From:||Steve Kramer <scooter@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, January 23, 2002, 20:02|
My 8-year-old daughter has gotten the conlang bug. She's also caught
chicken pox...meaning that she has a lot of time at home to work on
Anyway, she would like to use "b" and other consonants as vowels. My
wife and I explained that she can't do that, technically, unless she
changes the sound of the letter...so she asked, "Okay, what *is* a
Can anyone provide the textbook definition?
Steve Kramer -=oOo=- scooter at buser dot net
Quote for the indeterminate time period:
"Bally Jerry pranged his kite right in the how's-yer-father!
Hairy blighter, dicky-birded, feathered back on his sammy,
took a waspy, flipped over on his Betty Harpers, and caught
his can in the Bertie!"
= RAF Squadron Leader, from Monty Python's Flying Circus