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From:Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>
Date:Sunday, February 24, 2002, 19:03
Camilla wrote:
>hi everyone! >
Hi yourself! Nice with another Swedish Conlanger (there are a few more, me and Daniel Andreasson being the most visible I guess).
>at this moment I'm one hundred and thirty-one messages behind, and gaining >steadily. but I thought I'd introduce myself, being new on the list. > >I live just outside Stockholm, in Sweden; and I've been an amateur >conlanger >most of my life, though I didn't until just recently realize it had a name. >we had our own 'conlang' at home, consisting of words we'd used when we >were >little, plus constant new additions. in the end, our friends had to learn >to >speak it, too, since we always forgot to speak Swedish when at home :) > >plus my parents both being multilingual, so I grew up hearing Swedish, >Amharic, English, German, Hungarian, Hebrew, Italian, etc. >
Wow! I'm afraid I'm of pretty pure Swedish descent, with effectively monoglot parents (myself, I'm conversant in German, and, as you see, my English is interpretable as well).
>so I guess becoming a conlanger was unavoidable... *smiles* >
You lucky bastard! [snip]
>anyway... sorry for being overly verbose.
You'll fit right in here!
> >*steps down from soapbox* > >Camilla >"milda makaroner vad det ryker ur farmors ödla"
"Mild macaroni how it smokes from grandma's lizard". That'd be a quite interpretable signature by this list's standard - many people have signs in their conlangs. Andreas _________________________________________________________________ MSN Photos is the easiest way to share and print your photos:


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