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So should I just create seven dialects, so that all the triangulars on
Continent 1 speak the same as the ones on Continent 6?
That would give each race a shared dialect.

On 5/11/16, Nicole Valicia Thompson-Andrews <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Yemora has nine countries, and seven inhabited continents. The other
> seven are not habitable. Each country has many villages, and citties.
> There are only cities and villages. The The cities have teenage
> sphinexes guarding them between each grouping besside each border
> which is iether a  lake, river or ocean. The villages are grouped
> also, but have a traveling gate between villages.
>
> On 5/11/16, Nicole Valicia Thompson-Andrews <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> The technology is mostly primative in that they make everything, but
>> they do intergalactic trade. I call it a cross-tech world, since it
>> combines two tech levels. They also have traveling gates between
>> planets.
>>
>> On 5/11/16, Jim Henry <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 6:15 PM, Nicole Valicia Thompson-Andrews
>>> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>> I'm thinking to have the feline race only able to understand both sign
>>>> languages, so 11 dialects it is, meaning each talking race has their
>>>
>>> I suspect that if some of those races are spread out over an extensive
>>> area, they'd have multiple dialects.  And if some of them live
>>> intermingled in some areas, people of different races might share a
>>> dialect.
>>>
>>> What level of travel and communication technology do your people have?
>>>  If the level of technology is relatively high when an area is
>>> settled, it will have fewer dialects than areas that were settled when
>>> travel and communication were slower.  And if people live close
>>> together but don't communicate much because of social barriers (as
>>> might happen between races) they could have different dialects.
>>>
>>> That doesn't necessarily mean you have to devise 11+ dialects in
>>> detail.  You could sketch out the broad outlines of how some dialects
>>> differ from others, and work out one or two of the dialects you care
>>> most about in detail.
>>>
>>>> Would that make it a racist dialect, making there be 11 main dialects,
>>>
>>> That could be a matter of register (level of formality or politeness)
>>> rather than dialect.
>>>
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