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As “Easy” as ABC

Writing systems can be just as hard to come up with as the language itself, so here are a few tips for doing it right. The first question that you have to ask yourself is how many of the speakers … Continue reading

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Smith Some Words

Now that you have the sounds that your language can make and how they interact with each other, you can begin to come up with words. How many words do you think you need in your conlang? Well, a 2013 … Continue reading

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Working Towards Words

So you’ve decided to set out on this wonderful adventure of creating your own language. In the last post I talked about how to select the sounds available in your language. Now we’re going to talk about building up towards … Continue reading

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What is a Wordsmith, Anyway?

Rii the Wordsmith. I always thought it had a nice ring to it. But what is a wordsmith, anyway? A smith, dictionary defined, is one who works with metals. A blacksmith would be the guy who makes stuff out of … Continue reading

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