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Old 04-14-2013, 01:00 AM   #16
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Default Re: The Kryptonian Thread - Language, Writing, Culture, etc.

Originally Posted by DKDetective View Post
So now that it is appears that the last word of the script is "are", do you folks think that might mean that they have even constructed unique rules of grammar for Kryptonese? Perhaps the verb is always at the end. Eg. You not alone are (literal transcription to English) = You are not alone. (proper translation) Thoughts?
It's very possible that Kryptonian has a SOV or OSV sentence structure. That's interesting. The conlang I made for my novel is VSO (Verb, Subject, Object), so as long as the word order makes sense for the language as a whole, I think it works.

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