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Re: CHAT: Hello

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Friday, August 2, 2002, 7:14
En réponse à Santiago <sanctifeld@...>:

> Hello, everybody... > I'm a new conlanger... My name's Santiago, I'm 25...
Welcome to the list Santiago! I'm from Argentina
> (I guess you know where it is)...
Well, everyone in the Netherlands here know where it is. After all, the next queen comes from your country ;))) . I''ve been working for about 9 years
> in a single language, and now I have 2 more languages in mind... as you > can see, I'm not as prolific as you, but I'll soon catch on you...
Well, it depends on the people. Sally Caves for instance has ever worked on only one language, but the result is a masterpiece, while I'm much more prolific in number of languages but much less in contents :((( .
> haha... > I've always been very shy and self-conscious about showing my > creation... but I came across this mail list and it's incredible... > My language is called Moesteskin and by now it has about 2800 words... > It's phonetics and grammar is based on the 5 languages I know best, > which are Spanish (of course my native tongue), English, Russian, German > and Turkish...
Wow! What a mix. Care to give a taste of it on the list? (2800 words?!!! That's a very big lexicon you know!!! You should be proud of it!!!) Or at least redirect us to a webpage if you have one with the language.
> Well, enough for today... I'd like to know your languages, your > grammars, which is what I like best...
Well, first show us your language please. I'm really eager to see what it looks like! Christophe. Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.


Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>