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On 02/07/2014 04:43 PM, BPJ wrote:
> Sure I might make up a new word anytime, but I might not feel that it
> is the 'true' word. It might sound strange, but I may 'find' just a
> handful or less Sohlob words in a whole year, andsd sometimes even
> the ones I find turn out not to be the right ones. Once I made up a
> whole lexicon with the help of Roger's vocabulary questionnaire and a
> generator script, but most if not all of those words have always felt
> as mere stopgaps to enable me to form anything resembling a text, and
> I cringe at using them.

Hear, hear! Maybe we should coin the term "slowlexer" for ppl like us ;)

.oO( New thingy for conlanger-code: how many new words made per year per 
language, on average )


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