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Re: Weekly vocab revival?

From:Kalle Bergman <seppu_kong@...>
Date:Sunday, August 20, 2006, 15:55
Might a newbie be so brash as to ask, what the weekly
vocab is?


--- Henrik Theiling <theiling@...> skrev:

> Dear fellow conlangers! > > Recently, I was thinking of reviving the weekly > vocab. And the first > step of continuation is, as we all know from TV, the > rerun. > > So I was thinking of posting automatically every > week one of the old > weekly vocabs that currently sleep in the archives. > It is currently > fodder for more than half a year of work, I think > (there are > 30 > posts IIRC). > > The idea is that it is much easier to find the > motivation for > inventing vocab if someone else provides you with > small chunks of work > regularly. And since there are new conlangs, we > need new vocab. Some > people have stated here that vocab is hard for them > to work at, so I > suppose some motivation would be good. Therefore, I > think, the old > weekly vocabs may validly be reposted. > > Whenever someone comes up with a new set of words, I > will happily > enqueue it into the automatical weekly posting > mechanism, with higher > priority so that original vocab will be posted > first. This would also > take the burden of continuously thinking of new > vocab from one single > person and distribute it -- I would simply gather > what whoever sends > to me and enqueue it, keeping it at small, regular > chunks. > > What do y'all think? > > **Henrik >


Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>