R: Re: Committed: (was Printed Conlang stuff?)
|Date:||Sunday, January 7, 2001, 11:32|
Jim Hopkins wrote:
> On the other hand I find that it has contributed greatly to the stabilityof
> the Druni language. Over the past three years I have progressivelyhesitated
> to make additional changes in the Druni language as more and more of itgets
> into print.
> For example: I now have T-shirts, posters, books, even a clock in Druni.
> Needless to say these things would be difficult to change. So I haveallowed
> the principle of what I call "canonicity" to take effect.
You can always introduce innovations in dialects... or say that the sentence
you've printed on the clock is written in a somehow dialectal variety of
Just a thought.