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by Bolster
Sun Jun 21, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: UPDATED C24 SITE
Replies: 153
Views: 2034

<t><br/> It didn't!<br/> <br/> <br/> I appreciate your attempt to lighten my darkness, Truru, but... I found that your explanation wasn't sufficiently detailed to conquer my natural ability for ballsing it up!<br/> Could you please do me a big favour (and, I suspect, a favour for others who haven't ...
by Bolster
Sun Jun 21, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: UPDATED C24 SITE
Replies: 153
Views: 2034

<t><br/> truru said:<br/> Post edited 11:17 am – June 20, 2009 by truru<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> bolster said:<br/> I had a problem similar to GriffinGirl and I had to get a new password.<br/> <br/> <br/> Can someone please let me in on the secret of how to quote a posting and then split it up into se...
by Bolster
Sat Jun 20, 2009 2:48 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: UPDATED C24 SITE
Replies: 153
Views: 2034

<t>I had a problem similar to GriffinGirl and I had to get a new password.<br/> <br/> <br/> Can someone please let me in on the secret of how to quote a posting and then split it up into sections so as to reply to one point at a time?<br/> <br/> <br/> I've tried and failed dismally, whereas it was a...
by Bolster
Sat Jun 20, 2009 2:07 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Mutations and exceptions
Replies: 22
Views: 928

<t>kio2 said:<br/> <br/> Post edited 12:09 am – June 20, 2009 by kio2<br/> Post edited 12:26 am – June 20, 2009 by kio2<br/> Post edited 12:39 am – June 20, 2009 by kio2<br/> <br/> <br/> UCR distinguishes between 'th' and 'dh', it does state that in later Cornish the 'dh' was dropped in 'fordh'  etc...
by Bolster
Sat Jun 20, 2009 1:51 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Mutations and exceptions
Replies: 22
Views: 928

I've just noticed that I left the word 'forth' out of my original posting. Whoops!
It should, of course, read:


” Actually the “th” at the end of UC <forth> is voiced, so it does mutate..."
by Bolster
Fri Jun 19, 2009 8:10 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Mutations and exceptions
Replies: 22
Views: 928

<t>bolster said:<br/> <br/> Actually the “th” at the end of UC is voiced, so it does mutate following “p” .<br/> <br/> <br/> Eddie-C said:<br/> The grammar books written by Mordon Nance, Caradar Smith and PAS Pool disagree with you, and I’d sooner take their word than yours or George’s.<br/> <br/> <...
by Bolster
Tue Jun 09, 2009 1:15 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Mutations and exceptions
Replies: 22
Views: 928

<t><br/> Eddie-C said:<br/> As I recall, the other initial letter that follow this rule is 'd-' (at least, that's the rule as given in the UC grammars). Thus,<br/> <br/> forth drok, mowes drok<br/> <br/> While Pokorny's explanation was interesting, it seems not to explain this case.<br/> <br/> <br/>...
by Bolster
Tue Apr 14, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Lyver Pejadow rag Kenyver Jorna - Cornish Daily Prayer
Replies: 146
Views: 6703

<t><br/> truru said:<br/> [quote=gokyreloaded]What do you care Truru, and have you seen it?, If so what changes are you talking about ??,<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Even though I don't agree with certain aspects of KK, I am still interested in the latest developments of any of the Cornish orthographies....
by Bolster
Tue Apr 14, 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528


marhak said:
If you didn't keep changing your pseudonym, he wouldn't be confused.



But does he deliver your coal, heating oil and stuff?
by Bolster
Tue Apr 14, 2009 4:47 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528


marhak said:
If you didn't keep changing your pseudonym, he wouldn't be confused.



I wouldn't bank on it - if he were not confused, he wouldn't be a member of Spellyans.
by Bolster
Mon Apr 13, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528

<t><br/> Taran said:<br/> Whether there are controversies or not, that particular point is completely secondary to the main thrust of the discussion above. The only reason I mentioned it at all was because it was a direct question and I didn't want to leave it untouched.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Naugh...
by Bolster
Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:58 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528

<r><br/> Taran said:<br/> Are you pennysquire too, bolster? not that you would say, but its always fun to guess. <E>:)</E> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> No, I'm Loveday. An tus, an tus, an tus - see?<br/> <br/> <br/> Taran said:<br/> Keith didn't answer your question, he said what his current position is ...
by Bolster
Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:14 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528


Evertype said:
Are you asking my opinion? :-?



Sorry, I've been away. Yes, please do give your opinion, and anyone else who wishes to is most welcome.
by Bolster
Sat Apr 04, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: what if...
Replies: 151
Views: 1528

<t>To date only two have responded to the questions I posed at the beginning of the thread - mongvras and taran.<br/> <br/> <br/> mongvras said:<br/> I hold the views I do because IMHO they provide the neatest explanation of the observed data (the texts etc), consistent with normal linguistic proces...
by Bolster
Sat Apr 04, 2009 3:45 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Evolution
Replies: 81
Views: 928

<r><br/> marhak said:<br/> Read the report on the Men an Tol by the Archaeological Unit written in the 90s when the area was cleared of vegetation and the stone circle found and confirmed. The holed stone itself is the one that has been moved (original position being a foot or two SE of where it is ...