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CONLANG  October 2007, Week 2

CONLANG October 2007, Week 2

Subject:

Re: Animal noises

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Scotto Hlad <[log in to unmask]>

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Date:

Sat, 13 Oct 2007 23:52:40 -0600

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In Regimonti, dogs say, "Rac rac"

-----Original Message-----
From: Constructed Languages List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On
Behalf Of Geoff Horswood
Sent: Saturday, October 13, 2007 7:24 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Animal noises

I was attempting to translate one of my 2-year-old's children's books into
Franj, and ran into a bit of a
problem:

Animal noises.

Now, most of these will be onomatopoeic, but ISTR that in particular, dogs
and pigs make the most bizarre variations of sound (eg dogs in English say
"woof woof", "bow wow", "bark" or "arf", whereas in Korean they go