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by She
Sat Feb 14, 2009 8:41 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: A Choice for the Gorseth
Replies: 63
Views: 771

Evertype king of spin, the Alastair Campbell of Cornish
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 8:37 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

thought you were an expert im writing systems not linguistics. have you passed linguistics exams since then? (congrats if so! :)) the german situation is very different to cornish
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 4:11 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

thanks for retracting your version of what I said. ;)

if one official spelling of english can cover every local pronunciation from Cornwall to Lerwick, one official spelling of cornish can do the same. as a "linguist" isn't that obvious?
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> You seemed to be saying<br/> <br/> <br/> don't put words in my mouth hun I wont stand for it<br/> <br/> <br/> Nevertheless, the SWF offers these options<br/> <br/> <br/> no it offers two forms, one for MC one for LC<br/> <br/> <br/> The idea that we should split this tin...
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 1:54 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

love the scots eddie! the differnce is the scots spelling is used for scots and the english for english not both at once
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Alys in Pow an Anethow in Kernowek - Alices Adventures in Wonderland in Cornish
Replies: 338
Views: 11547

no doubt the truth lies somewhere in the middle ;-*
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

fair enough hun but my Ma said 'fair is a word invented to keep children quiet'

it shows how silly it is to try and get one spelling system to cover two pronunciations
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 11:51 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

but -nn- or -n- comes from RLC so the spelling looks irregular if you use RMC
by She
Fri Feb 13, 2009 11:23 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Onen or Onan ?
Replies: 108
Views: 1383

it looks like [m:], [mm], [m superscript 7 m] then [superscript b m]

[n:] [nn] [n superscript 7 n] [superscript d n]
by She
Thu Feb 12, 2009 10:28 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

does that not mean that people who use RMC have to learn RLC to so they can spell right?
by She
Thu Feb 12, 2009 5:34 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

<t><br/> morvyl said:<br/> It seems that no form of the preterite or conditional 2pl. is attested anywhere. In any orthography and variety of Revived Cornish this would be a reconstructed form.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> hi morvyl, if we can only use attested forms we cant use this part of any verbs can...
by She
Wed Feb 11, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

looks like two different language's dont it!

from what you said it sounds like KS moved towards what became the SWF not that the SWF was based on KS.

What do Pokorny say?
by She
Wed Feb 11, 2009 6:29 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Will KS go the way of UCR.
Replies: 74
Views: 839

<t><br/> marhak said:<br/> Especially seeing that the SWF is built around it.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> you sure hun? the Maga spec sez "The SWF largely follows the principles for a common orthography set out in the draft for Kernewek Dasunys"<br/> <br/> Also "it incorporates features drawn from a numb...
by She
Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Nowodhow an Seythen 10/02/09 - Keskusulyans Lostwydhyel
Replies: 18
Views: 369

yes hun, "should".
by She
Tue Feb 10, 2009 8:30 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Nowodhow an Seythen 10/02/09 - Keskusulyans Lostwydhyel
Replies: 18
Views: 369

look out handbags at dawn!

Evertype, how many different dialects do you think there should be?