By John W Cowan
The entire Lojban Language is a whole description of the bogus language Lojban. It serves as a reference grammar for the language, supplying an outline of the language, in addition to linguistic info on each element of the language. This e-book serves because the average defining the language design.
Though this description may well sound enforcing, technical and formal, the ebook is written in a mild, frequently funny kind that teaches the reader concerning the Lojban language, approximately good judgment, and approximately linguistics in general.
Lojban is a model of Loglan, the substitute language undertaking defined within the June 1960 Scientific American article of that identify. "Loglan" used to be additionally talked about by means of identify in Robert Heinlein's vintage novel The Moon is a Harsh Mistress, in addition to in different novels.
Loglan/Lojban is a language designed for numerous reasons, together with linguistics examine (especially concerning a proposed attempt of the Sapir/Whorf hypothesis), international language guideline, man made intelligence learn, computing device translation and similar human/computer interplay purposes, and as a stimulating academic and pleasing psychological workout. a number of everyone is attracted to Lojban as a potential foreign auxiliary language. a global neighborhood of aficionados has seemed, writing in and concerning the language, totally on the Internet.