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Topics - Carlüs Éovart Vilaçafat

#1
El Glheþ Talossan / La Cita es La Cita
April 25, 2022, 10:31:24 AM
I thought it would be a fun translation exercise to try and translate some of China Mieville's novel The City and The City. Mainly because I really like the story, it seems very relevant to how Talossa exists in the world, and it'll give be good El Glhetg practice because I learn better by doing.

If It's alright, I would like to post it here for correction and make sure I'm on the right track. Here is the first bit:

La Cita es La Cita

Pärts Viens: Besźel

I could not see the street or much of the estate.
Éu ni put vidar la stradâ ni belacop dal façiendâ.

We were enclosed by dirt colored blocks,
Noi girdevent à caramidâs pigmentadăs vianiaeasca

The second line describing the "dirt colored blocks" I'm not so sure about. I'm pretty sure I rendered it OK with "dirt-like colored bricks" but again, definitely open to a better way to translate that phrase in particular.
#2
Whereas our Futbol team Els Soleiglhen do not currently have a Head Coach (Cäps Entraineir),

Whereas Els Soleiglhen obviously have natural talent, which can only be improved by the direction of an entraineir,

Whereas I have interest in said position,

Therefore, I, Carlüs Vilaçafat would like to petition for the position of Cäps Entraineir da Els Soleiglhen.

#3
What is your name? Carlüs Éocart Vilaçafat
   
What is your request? If it so please the Squirrel King of Arms, I request the assistance of the College in designing and obtaining arms for myself and my lawful heirs.
   
What is your favourite colour? Purple, but green is a close second.
#4
Maricopa / Soleiglhen da Maricopa Futbol Jerseys
April 11, 2022, 03:03:04 PM
Azul fellow Maricopan's!

With the first win of the season for our illustrious Soleiglhen, I thought it appropriate to mock up a jersey. I've based it on the flag of our mighty province, and I would like to know what everyone thinks!
#5
Azul!

I would like to apply for Fellow-ship in the College of Arms. I understand the general process from this previous application post https://wittenberg.talossa.com/index.php?topic=1131.0

So I understand if I need to wait for the Oblivious Auditing Fellow position to become available. I just wanted to "throw my hat in the ring" as it were.