Memorization (conlang version)
|Date:||Tuesday, February 8, 2000, 16:42|
[This message comes in two versions, one for Conlang and
one for Conculture.]
I just received a message from someone who came across my
pages, with the following very interesting questions:
> Do you have any methods for ease of learning an artifically
> created language ? In old societies, have you ever wondered how
> the scribes memorized the torah, or mahabarata ?
Does anyone know about this? What do *you* do when you want to
learn a new language fast? For conculturers, please see my post
to Conculture... Has any of you attempted to memorize their
Myself, I'm pretty bad at memorizing stuff unless I'm very
interested. I have a very good memory for useless things,
like the 10 first digits of pi, but in general I prefer to
compute rather than store (not that discussion again...).