Learning Astapori Valyrian
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.
Start here if you are not comfortable with just jumping into Astapori Valyrian's linguistics first.
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.
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' in linguistics does not necessarily mean 'sex', and this is true of Astapori Valyrian. Astapori Valyrian has two genders.
Other word classes
How to make the various grammatical pieces fit together.
Morphology shows how words can change to have special meanings, or even become new words.
There are also two unofficial dictionaries that we compile: (These are still being worked on, and are not ready yet)
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)
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.