Conlangery #75: Alashian

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

This week, we invite Martin Posthumous on to talk about his new conlang Alashian. Top of Show Greeting: South Eresian (reuse) Featured Conlang: Alashian Feedback: Email from Kerri: http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery75.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSSThis week, we invite Martin Posthumous on to talk about his new conlang Alashian. Top of… Read more »

Conlangery #74: Vowel Harmony

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Today we talk to you all about vowel harmony, taking Turkish, Finnish, Moro, and Mongolian as case studies to help you figure out the intricacies of what choices you need to make in vowel harmony systems and how you can introduce interesting Top of Show Greeting: Maksinaunminverbe Links and Resources: Distinctive Feature Chart Vowel Systems Info… Read more »

Conlangery SHORTS #01: Date and Time in Tagalog

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

We didn’t get a full episode out this week, but George didn’t want to have a week with nothing at all, so he “reads”* the date in Tagalog, then goes on a ramble about loanwords a bit. Top of Show Greeting: Lingwa de Planeta Text of that date and time expression, for the curious: Ika-4 ng… Read more »

Conlangery #73: Khangaþyagon

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Today we eventually get to talking about Khangaþyagon, and get a lot of interesting stuff out of it.  Also, George forgets a notable conlanger who has been featured before on the show.  *headdesk* Top of Show Greeting: Shokitin Featured Conlang: Khangaþyagon Email: http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery73.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSSToday we eventually get to… Read more »

Conlangery #72: Relative Clauses

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Today, we have a barely controlled, but good, discussion of relative clauses. David’s presentation on the Defiance langs is on YouTube. Links and Resources:  Wikipedia on Relative Clauses WALS: Relativization on Subjects WALS: Relativization on Obliques Internally headed relative clauses in Japanese and Navajo Relative clauses in Lojban Feedback: Email from Logan: http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery72.mp3Podcast: Play in new… Read more »

Conlangery #71: Ogami (natlang)

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Today, we all talk about the wonderful nuclear-fricitiveness of Ogami, a real life natural language in the Ryukyuan family.  It’s got lots of little bits to inspire you in your conlangs.  Enjoy! Top of Show Greeting: Mandarin Chinese (translation help and recording by Starrie Li (李昕)) Featured NATLANG: Ogami http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery71.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |… Read more »

Conlangery #70: Practicum — the Pitfalls of Frameworks

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Kickstarter I mentioned at the top of the show. Today, we finally get to talk about why David hates morphemes, among other things. Top of Show Greeting: Tslure Thujekatsoth Links and Resources: David’s LCC1 talk about Morphemes More explanation from David And more and more I don’t know why David put all his own stuff in… Read more »

Conlangery #69: Asha’ille

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

This week we talk about one of the older languages in the conlang community, Arthaey’s Asha’ille.  And no, that spelling has nothing at all to do with the language’s phonology.  You’ll learn a bit about that in the episode. Top of Show Greeting: Ostunese Featured Conlang: Asha’ille http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery69.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe:… Read more »

Conlangery #68: Agglutination

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

We are super excited to reveal that our third host for (we hope) the duration of William’s absence will be none other than David J. Peterson!  Take a listen as we talk through the challenges of making an agglutinative language that isn’t depressingly boring. Top of Show Greeting: Kihā́mmic Feedback: Email from (another) Michael: http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery68.mp3Podcast: Play in… Read more »

Conlangery #67: Alũbetah

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

Bianca joins us as we tackle a fun and wacky conlang with some serious phonological processes. Top of Show Greeting: Neo-Simikaka Featured Conlang: Alũbetah Feedback: Email: http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/Conlangery67.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSSBianca joins us as we tackle a fun and wacky conlang with some serious phonological processes. Top of Show Greeting: Neo-Simikaka… Read more »