Conlangery SHORTS #19: Kinship in Henan Mandarin

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George discusses his own observations about the use of kinship terms in his wife’s village in Henan province, China. NOTE: We’re going to change how our audio is hosted soon. This might mean some oddness in the feeds in the coming weeks. http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/ConlangeryShort19.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS

Conlangery SHORTS #14: 吃酒喝面 Eating Wine and Drinking Noodles

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Today George brings on his fiancé Li Wang to talk about some interesting little lexical facts in Chinese that might be an inspiration. Links and Resources Google shows nearly a million hits for 吃酒 A Conlanger’s Thesaurus Semantic Associations presenation http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/ConlangeryShort14.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS

Conlangery SHORTS #02: George’s Favorite Chengyu

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George shares his favorite chengyu (成语): 班门弄斧 Top of Show Greeting: Omlűt http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/ConlangeryShort02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS