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Netaus
Netaus
Type Agglutinative & fusional
Alignment Vowel harmony
Head direction
Tonal No
Declensions Yes
Conjugations Yes
Genders 1
Nouns decline according to...
Case Number
Definiteness Gender
Verbs conjugate according to...
Voice Mood
Person Number
Tense Aspect
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Nouns Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
Verbs Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
Adjectives Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
Syntax Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
Words of 1500
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Classification and DialectsEdit

PhonologyEdit

ConsonantsEdit

Bilabial Labio-dental Alveolar Post-alveolar Retroflex Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n
Plosive b p d t ɡ k
Fricative β f v h
Affricate ts ʥ
Approximant j
Trill s z ʃ ʒ
Flap or tap ɾ
Lateral app. l

VowelsEdit

Front Central Back
High i u
High-mid ɛ ø o
Mid ə
Low-mid ɔ
Near-low a

PhonotacticsEdit

Word can not start with ě /ǝ/ and glottal stop /ʔ/

After s/s/, z/z/, x/ʃ/, ž/ʒ/, c/ts/, ẑ/ʥ/ c pronouns as /k/.

Writing SystemEdit

Letter Aa Bb Ƃƃ Cc Dd Ee Ěě Ff Gg Hh Ii Jj
Sound a b β ts d ɛ ə f g h i j
Letter Kk Ll Mm Nn Oo Ôô Øø Pp Rr Ss Xx Tt
Sound k l m n ɔ o ø p ɾ s ʃ t
Letter Uu Vv Zz Žž Ẑẑ '
Sound u v z ʒ ʥ ʔ

GrammarEdit

NounsEdit

Plural ending changing: bôko (book') --> bôkě (books), live (life') --> livě (lifes)

Object ending: bôko (book) --> bôkot (this,that book)

From verb to noun: sim (swim) --> siman (swimming)

From adjective to noun: ha'jig (high) --> ha'jigs (height)

VerbsEdit

In Netaus there are three verb tenses: present, past and future.

Present tense has not got sign. Past tense: sim (swim) --> simat (swam)

Future tense: sim (swim) --> losim (will swim)

From noun to verb: ẑaroli (magic) --> ẑarolic (conjures)

From adjective to verb: blure (blue) --> blurev (turn blue)

SyntaxEdit

Three versions are capable: Subject-Object-Verb, Subject-Verb-Object, Verb-Subject-Object.

SOV, SVO, VSO.

LexiconEdit

A Edit

abin - lip

adot - data

alirě - branch

almeb - apple

apre - father

aržen - brain

B Edit

barin - bean

betro - right

blure - blue

bôko - book

bøgně1 - patient

bøgněs2 - ill

butam - puppet

Ƃ Edit

ƃage - bug

ƃan - banana

ƃenvart - left

C Edit

calpizen - pencil

cilƃur - stuff

cuker - sugar

D Edit

dabrôk - board, plank

diasěn - student

drasco - expensive

E Edit

edolc - sweet

elos - they

em - I

emirôn'kad - memory

esora - mouse

F Edit

felma - half

fôtagre - photo

freža - freeze

G Edit

geran - beam

gin'cteran - spine

gômap'se - mushroom

H Edit

ha'jig - high

halôris - hear

hasu - house

hev - to have

I Edit

ine - in

iros - write

ited - time

J Edit

jalte - jam

jasô - walk

jô - good

K Edit

karnis - research, discover

katec - jacket

ko'an - arm

L Edit

lera - air

luha - hole

labet - table

M Edit

maren'libs - raspberry

matre - mother

Example textEdit

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