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Conlang! [khanlæŋ!]: Creating Constructed Languages
August 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us on Wednesday, August 15th at 7pm as Dean Easton teaches the second session of a FREE 4-part workshop! Dean Easton has been exploring and creating conlangs for many years, and recently taught a class at the Compass School. With graduate degrees in English and linguistics, and teaching experience in high schools and colleges in Turkey, China, Japan, Korea and the U.S., he brings a wealth of experience to conlanging and teaching.
Value Session Three
Ways to Create 3: Word Generators
Place, Everyone! – Syntax
the 6 language types, linguistic universals, Klingon & your conlang – worksheet
Right- and Left-Branching Languages
examples of Japanese & Welsh
effect of Branching on your conlang – phrases & clauses worksheet
Ten Little Conlang Projects 2
worksheet continuing with projects from Session 2
Lunfardo! – and other “Conlanging Sparkplugs” – worksheet using the strategy of Lunfardo to create wordsThe Eternal Conlang Question: “How much is enough?” OR “When is it