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Re: Idle challenge: Babel Text with fewest roots

From:Michael-Forest Meservy <jadeknight@...>
Date:Monday, September 27, 2004, 4:46
On Sun, 26 Sep 2004 23:04:45 -0400, Jeffrey Henning <jeffrey@...>

>I was just reading about Adam Walker's q~'u^pl! language -- > -- and was surprised that
it only had 28 words in its dictionary yet had a Babel Text.
> >Can anyone write a legitimate Babel Text using fewer than 28 roots?
When I originally tackled the Babel Text in Elsärïn, I came close to that few. But it's got me beat. (I count 32 by the 5th verse)