Search found 155 matches

by ThomasLeigh
Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:40 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 34770


Palores said:
They were originally very close, but have diverged, because UC is practically immutable, while KK evolves.


Could you explain what you mean by this?
by ThomasLeigh
Wed May 13, 2009 1:48 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: studhyoryon Kernewek?
Replies: 37
Views: 1022

<t><br/> Griffin said:<br/> Oh, if i could see I wouldn't have a problem with it, I'm an open person, but because I can't I'm not particularly giving on that score.<br/> <br/> <br/> I'm sorry, Griffin, I didn't pick up on that at all. In fact I had no idea until a couple of other folks on the board ...
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 11:03 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Cornish Language is made a laughing stock by this website
Replies: 49
Views: 1579

Taran, you know that Skeksis picture is going to appear on Goky's blog any day now, right?
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 7:48 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Cornish Language is made a laughing stock by this website
Replies: 49
Views: 1579

Glad to see you've got good taste in films! ;-)
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 6:54 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Cornish Language is made a laughing stock by this website
Replies: 49
Views: 1579


marhak said:
Thomas - I've been meaning to ask: just what is that creature in your avatar?


It's Fizzgig from The Dark Crystal, of course!
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 4:44 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: studhyoryon Kernewek?
Replies: 37
Views: 1022

<t><br/> Eddie-C said:<br/> If any of you do fancy having a chat with me, I'm in most evenings and weekends (British Summer Time, at present, mind!). Send me a PM and I'll get back to you.<br/> <br/> <br/> I think that's a great idea, Eddie! I'll take you up on that sometime, when I'm not quite so b...
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 2:27 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 34770

<t>OK, one last thing, then I'm done:<br/> <br/> <br/> Snipe said:<br/> We are not all out to "get" you, Cador. It sounds to me that you have a long unpleasant "relationship" with Goky, whose departure none of us will mourn. But the rest of us are not your enemy. So please consider whether it is nec...
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 2:23 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 34770

<t><br/> Cador said:<br/> Thomas you are being an illogical sissy... If you actually read the posts, from beginning on through you would clearly see how events turned... you clearly are deluded... <br/> <br/> <br/> Who's attacking who? You insult me in a way that I have not done to you. I have not a...
by ThomasLeigh
Tue May 12, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 34770

<t><br/> Cador said:<br/> Thomas, its called putting up a defense. I will not tolerate being attacked and back down and run away. Fight fire with fire.<br/> <br/> <br/> No, you put up as much of an offense as a defense. Please do not accuse me of defending Reeves -- I was a victim of his cyberharras...
by ThomasLeigh
Mon May 11, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: studhyoryon Kernewek?
Replies: 37
Views: 1022

<r><br/> Griffin said:<br/> What is L1?<br/> <br/> <br/> L1 is shorthand for "first language", i.e. the language someone speaks natively. Likewise, L2 is used for "second language", that is, a language one acquires through study. <br/> <br/> <br/> marhak said:<br/> To be honest, this sounds a bit cl...
by ThomasLeigh
Mon May 11, 2009 7:24 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: studhyoryon Kernewek?
Replies: 37
Views: 1022


ThingsThatGoFlirInTheShla said:
I now speak "thingsek", which is a new SWF with rolling spellings! :lol:


I hear you, man — my written Cornish is currently in quite a similar state! :lol:
by ThomasLeigh
Mon May 11, 2009 4:35 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Cornish Language is made a laughing stock by this website
Replies: 49
Views: 1579

LMAO at "electronic nipple twisting"! :lol: Good one, Taran. :-D
by ThomasLeigh
Mon May 11, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 34770

<t><br/> Cador said:<br/> I know I wouldn't want some stinky old isolate stalking me online... go back into your smelly cramped camper and stop shagging the sheep<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Cador said:<br/> Your account is getting deleted worthless old man...You are a festering scab on the revival<br/> ...
by ThomasLeigh
Mon May 11, 2009 3:36 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: studhyoryon Kernewek?
Replies: 37
Views: 1022

<t>One other thing that tends to get lost when wading through the 'orthographic wars' is that most Cornish speakers actually pronounce and speak the language very similarly. People have no problem talking to each other and understanding each other, regardless of how they prefer to spell. <br/> <br/>...
by ThomasLeigh
Fri May 01, 2009 1:37 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Cant we just get along and use Kernowek?
Replies: 342
Views: 4178

Wait, what? NO! ELVES ARE REAL! MIDDLE EARTH IS REAL!