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Watsound [WAU]
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Typology On hold 401 words
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Registered by [Deactivated User] on 2 December 2018
Language type Proto-Conlang
Species Human/humanoid
About Watsound  Watsound was my first conlang (initially called Primelang, but then abandoned this idea as it sounds too generic)
The idea is that this is one of the earliest speeches in my conworld. And all languages in this conworld will be eventually descended from it.

The phonology is really simple.
2 nasals, 3 stops, h, l and a flap.
5 vowels (a, e, o, ǝ, œ).

Highly agglutinative e.g. big - "u-kanah-emd"
Were u (adjectival prefix), kanah (more), emd (encoding result)

Grammar is really nonexistent simple.
No tenses.
No gender.
3 cases.
3 numbers.
Adjectives agree only in number.
The only thing that defines grammar is its strict VSO word order.

On hold for now because I'm fully into developing its daughter lang.  Oceanic
Sample of Watsound[view] omha m ik okimro m a m okabakirk

You will not break us.
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Language treeLoemerak
 ⤷  Watsound
[view] About LoemerakThe languages spoken in the world of Lamohder.
Nasal m n    
Plosive b d k  
Fricative       h
Lateral approximant   l    
Flap   ɾ    
Close-mid e    
Mid   ə
Open-mid [œ]1    
Open a    
  1. allophone of /ə/
Below is the orthography for Watsound. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 WatsoundOrthography [edit]
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    Typological information for Watsound

    Base counting systemQuaternary (4)
    Noun numbersOther
    Noun-adjective orderNoun first
    Primary word orderVSO
    Pronoun persons1st/2nd/3rd persons

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