Re: LOTR (in RP?) on the BBC
|From:||And Rosta <a-rosta@...>|
|Date:||Monday, May 6, 2002, 14:46|
> Sent: 14 January 2002 12:06
> The use of OE for Rohirric is actually a bit odd, since OE > ModE,
> but Rohirric not > Westron. German might have been nearer to
> the mark (:-)): a related, not mutually intelligible, generally
> more conservative language.
What would have been even better would be to take Mercian dialect
as a starting point and then, rather as BP is doing, project it
1000 years into the future.