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The Art of Language Invention free pdf From master language creator David J. Peterson, creator of Game of Thrones' (HBO) Dothraki language, comes a creative guide to language construction. Peterson begins with a brief history of constructed languages, from Tolkien's creations to Klingon to the thriving global community of language construction. Then, using examples from a variety of languages including his own creations, Peterson offers a captivating and lucid overview, providing a basic foundation of essential linguistic tools for inventing and evolving one's own lexicon.

About David J. Peterson

David J. Peterson began creating languages in 2000, received his MA in Linguistics from the University of California, San Diego, in 2005, and cofounded the Language Creation Society in 2007. He has created languages for HBO s "Game of Thrones," Syfy s "Defiance"and"Dominion," the CW s "Star-Crossed," and "Thor: The Dark World." He is also the author of "Living Language Dothraki.""

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Author : David J. Peterson
Publisher : Penguin USA
Data Published : 02 October 2015
ISBN : 0143126466
EAN : 9780143126461
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 292 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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