On Thursday 03 March 2011 09:37:28 Dale McCreery wrote:

> [...]
> Based on my experience I believe that conlanging as a method of
> understanding language in general, and as a method of understanding the
> full system of balances at work in any specific language, is not only
> useful but in many ways more direct than most other approaches to the
> study of linguistics, and I am hoping that my next conlang will reinforce
> my suspicions.

Yes, I also think that conlanging is a great way to learn about
how languages work.  I know generally understand language much
better than I did before I seriously started conlanging.

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