> I think's it's agglutinating you're thinking of. > Actually, most newbie conlangs I've seen are > ripoffs of European languages. >>>> My first conlang had a spontaneous shape that was not very "European". Does anyone know of a natlang working like the following? Tol kteip zar. Tree see man. The man sees the tree. Mug tu zar. Meat eat man. The man eats the meat. Tul müg zar. Clothes cover man. The man wears clothes. Zar nash tol. Man cut tree. The man cuts the tree. Zar tun tin. Man say this. The man says this. Only recently I finally understood that it was "chrono-logical", that is, based on direction N1 --> V ---> N2: The tree is a stimulus towards the man. The food enters into the man. The clothes get onto the man. The man cuts at the tree. The man says stuff, that is: "....."