> On Sat, 20 Jan 2001 18:29:21 -0500, Nik Taylor <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > > >Mayhap we should do translations this of in our conlangs? > > Here's my contribution, subject to change with out notice since the language is still in flux. In Diom: Trema piaei bongytal ! (You) make the hammer to fall ! tre-m-a piae-i bong-yt-al [make-2nd/plur-imper] [fall-infin] [to pound, hit - instrument with which to verb - accus.] or if you prefer: Piaezhond bongylt. May the hammer fall. piae-zh-ond bongylt. [fall-3rd/sing-opt] [to pound, hit - instrument with which to verb] Someone should collect all of these up. I would like to see a list of them to compare the various languages. Perhaps I'll do that tonight when I get home from work. David Stokes Ampiros sernost sharusae, vi at Enfors Vilandenae, vi je tais zhangoln. The Empire's greatest strength is not the Iron Army, but its language.