Kjærlig hilsen Nynorsk, Eg naut tida vår i lag. Eg vil behald deg. Eg vil lær vel. Eg vil skriv deg, og eg vil tal målet ditt. Ikkje gløym meg. Ver trygg. Ver elska. -J.A. Victor Wilson
Nynorsk is quite an intriguing concept. It is the concept that a standard language can be achieved through rigorous linguistic study, and that a people can be united under it. That concept of a culture united intoxicates me. I find myself chasing it in my dreams -- awake, and asleep ones --. The idea that … Continue reading The Life of a Bird: A Musing on Nynorsk
I wanted to get back to vocabulary words. I had broth with a poached egg, salt, pepper, garlic, and -- not in the soup -- mineral water: this was my breakfast after work ( I work overnight now); therefore, I present to you: Broth- buljong (m) is from bouillon Egg- egg (n). We actually stole … Continue reading Nynorsk: Breakfast after work
Basic Disclaimer: I am not a native speaker. I am using these posts as a way of chronicling a semi-auto-didactic process. In other words, this is my way of seeing my own journey. I hope that others learn from it, and I hope that others contribute knowledge to it. To the Nynorsk activists out there, … Continue reading Velkomen!