Geography determines language shift
There is not a lot of discussion, either from David J. Peterson or Marc Rosenfelder, about the use of naming in conlangs. Indeed, it is through the…… Read more “Theophoric Names In Conlanging”
When linguist Claude Levi-Strauss traveled to South America to study the languages spoken by the indigenous populations, he discovered that their lexicons pertaining to the biosphere are…… Read more “Folk Taxonomies Tell A Story Behind Conlangs”
This is definitely a book that can be expected to be assigned in any linguistics course, but it was worth it for the purposes of my conlanging…… Read more “The Evolution Of Grammar, by Joan Bybee, et al | HDW Conlinguistics Review”
This was another suggestion made by YouTuber Bibliaridion, who specializes in conlangs.
This is the second conlanging book that I have read for my blog. It has helped me in ways that Peterson’s book did not, yet it also…… Read more “Language Construction Kit, by Mark Rosenfelder | HDW Conlinguistics Review”
I have decided to read this on Kindle because I do not feel like waiting for the physical copy to arrive, especially during this pandemic when the…… Read more “The Art Of Language Invention, by David J. Peterson | HDW Conlinguistics Review”
To understand Middle-Earth is to understand the writer behind it.