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FOR WRITERS: Alien Languages

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Today’s writer topic comes from QSFer Christine Wright:

Do you address alien languages in your books? Do you write them and have a character / device translate, left it untranslated or just have everyone basically speak English or another basic human language? Or…?

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2 thoughts on “FOR WRITERS: Alien Languages”

  1. I try to make translation part of the story. There is no translation from scratch you either have to see the aliens be sent a visual key or have a bilingual with one knowledge you know.


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