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Re: Tesawa update: text in Balalatu alphabet online

From:Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>
Date:Friday, September 6, 2002, 17:29
 --- Thomas Leigh wrote:

> Continuing in my ever-procrastinated quest to put all my old stuff > online since I haven't had time to create any new languages for years, I > finally scanned the Tesawa translation of "The North Wind and the Sun" > written in the Balalatu script: > I find the alphabet > rather unwieldy now, but I thought it was cool when I was 19! Anyway, > there it is, for whoever cares to take a look. Feel free to comment if > you feel like it, though I should mention that I stopped working on this > language years ago, and I'm putting the material online for > archival/illustration purposes, so suggestions for improvement and the > like are liable to be ignored. :)
Well, the language looks VERY Indo-European to me, and as you might know, from me that can be considered a compliment. I like it. And the script is nice, too. Reminds a bit of written Armenian, I think. Or perhaps un-written Georgian :) Jan ===== "Originality is the art of concealing your source." - Franklin P. Jones __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Everything you'll ever need on one web page from News and Sport to Email and Music Charts


andrew <hobbit@...>