Learning Astapori Valyrian

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So you are interested in learning about Astapori Valyrian. Perhaps you aim to become a speaker some day or you just want to learn some phrases. Well, you have come to the right place. This wiki is a collection of all that is known publicly about the language and it is intended to work as the main platform for people interested in learning the language.

At this point in time we are still in the process of finding out all the details about the language so a lot of information is not yet available but it will get added continuously as we learn more.

This page will serve as a starting point and will have links to all the other pages that contain the grammar and vocabulary of the Astapori Valyrian language.

The first thing you might want to do is to check out the Valyrian Speakers and Learners Registry to find other people who are also interested in learning to speak Astapori Valyrian.

Contents

Tutorials

Start here if you are not comfortable with just jumping into Astapori Valyrian's linguistics first.


Phonology

To learn a language you don't only need to know the words and how to use them, you also need to know how to pronounce them.

Phonology

Phonotactics

Audio sources


Grammar

Learning a language isn't just about learning the words. It is also important to know how to use these words to make understandable sentences.

Gender

'Gender' in linguistics does not necessarily mean 'sex', and this is true of Astapori Valyrian. Astapori Valyrian has two genders.

Gender

Nouns

Noun Declensions

Plurality

Pronouns

Pronouns

Verbs

Types of verbs

Verb Conjugation

Verbal Auxiliaries

Adjectives

Adjectives

Adverbs

Adverbs

Adpositions

Adpositions

Numerals

Number system

Other word classes

Other word classes


Syntax

How to make the various grammatical pieces fit together.

Syntax


Morphology

Morphology shows how words can change to have special meanings, or even become new words.

Derivational morphology


Vocabulary

Vocabulary

Word Groups

There are also two unofficial dictionaries that we compile: (These are still being worked on, and are not ready yet)

Astapori Valyrian to English dictionary

English to Astapori Valyrian dictionary (This is simply a reverse of the other dictionary so it may not always look as clean as the first one.)

Case studies: (coming soon)

Specific uses

All languages have their own distinct way they are used that depends on the culture of the people that are speaking the language. This creates specific uses for words that can only really be understood in the context of a specific culture.

Idioms and Phrases

Lyrical Tradition

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