Thursday, July 15, 2010

Guide to Writing Your Own Alien Language!


How to write the next great alien language

From J.R.R. Tolkien's elvish language to Marc Orkand's Klingon language, science fiction has featured many interesting foreign languages. 

In case you ever wanted to create your own language, io9 has posted a guide on How You Can Write the Next Great Alien Language.

Is anyone planning on making their own language anytime soon?

1 comment:

  1. Actually, I do have the rudiments of a language in my Everdark Wars trilogy. Originally, I'd only intended to have a few words--endearments, curse words and such. But then the characters took over and I was forced to develop grammar rules and the rest of it. It's still a work in progress.