En réponse à Marcus Smith <[log in to unmask]>: > Daniel Andreasson wrote: > > >So I thought I'd try creating a language I'm not very used to. > >It's ergative, agglutinating, noun-incorporating and has a very > >small phoneme inventory. > > Yay!! Another conlang with noun-incorporation! I love this feature! > My Chasmäöcho /tSas'mawtS@/ also has this feature: the object of transitive verbs is incorporated in the verb (between the verb root and the subject suffix, the object prefix which agrees with the object stays in front of the root) when it's not completed by words carrying their own stress (such as adjectives). Also, when it's completed by affixes that can have a short or a long form, the incorporated noun has to use the short forms. Christophe.