Re: Køpsa - New conlang
|Date:||Saturday, June 1, 2002, 13:21|
>Okay, a couple questions. First, what is "C"? Is that a voiceless,
Yes, I'm sorry, I dont know X-SAMPA at all, so it is difficult for me
to explain sounds. It is a voiceless palatal stop.
> Also, if we were going by SAMPA, the ones you have listed here
>would be a voiceless, bilabial fricative, a voiceless, alveo-palatal
>fricative, a velar lateral approximant (? Not sure on this one), and a
>voiceless, palatal fricative, in order. Anyway, this would be by farthe
>most minimal consonantal inventory I've seen in a non-logic-basedconlang
>ever, yet still somewhat typologically plausible (if that "C" is what I
Wow, you got it perfectly right! My goal was to have the smallest amount
of sounds, and no real odd sounds.
>Many people aren't going to be able to read that o with a slash through
>it. The symbol in SAMPA is , I believe (either that or --the
>difference is tenseness). Since I don't know every language, I'llrefrain
>from saying this language is typologically impossible, but I'd saywithout >he
>sitation that it's extremely improbable.
Aww crap. I really liked the o with a slash too. I could use a different
symbol in the external alphabet, and still use the o with slash in the
>What do the apostrophes mean?
Damn it, for got all about that. Hmm
now I must think of a sound to go
>? Can you give an example?
> Anyway, looks very interesting; I hope to see more. :)
hmm, I shall think of some tonight! Thank you very much for
taking the time to read my very small grammar :)