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Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum Yesterday, 04:54 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Of Thingol and Melian is finished since Aiwendil...

Of Thingol and Melian is finished since Aiwendil OKed it.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum Yesterday, 11:05 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
With that, I think this chapter is done! Fin, can...

With that, I think this chapter is done! Fin, can you update it on the outline?
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-17-2019, 11:10 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Amb-02: very well, leaving it as is works fine. ...

Amb-02: very well, leaving it as is works fine.

Maps: Gods the lung map... it gives me extreme stress whenever I see it because I think of all the people who have been led astray by it.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-17-2019, 04:10 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
World: I think to impose the World = Ea; world =...

World: I think to impose the World = Ea; world = Arda distinction is artificial and too needlessly editorial. How is this:

I agree to the rest of them Fin, they look wonderful.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-17-2019, 12:50 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Amb-02/06: This is indeed a dilemma. Perhaps we...

Amb-02/06: This is indeed a dilemma. Perhaps we could change Walls of the World to Walls of Creation. Because, as you say, 'the world' seems to refer to Arda, not Ea as a whole. Tolkien himself...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-15-2019, 08:49 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Fin, I think this solves nearly all of our...

Fin, I think this solves nearly all of our problems! Marvelously done!

Amb-02: Agreed as well to the update, but perhaps we should change "About all the World" to "About all E" See below.
...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-15-2019, 11:22 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Let me respond to each of you separately Fin...

Let me respond to each of you separately

Fin

I agree that gondowe's "now" does not help, and I agree with the summary of the issue you've laid out. To me it seems that A) is our best option,...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-14-2019, 02:08 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Ah i missed the parentheses and the 'that means.'...

Ah i missed the parentheses and the 'that means.' this does make it flow better.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-13-2019, 04:25 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
It does not suggest that at all to be honest, I'm...

It does not suggest that at all to be honest, I'm not sure what you're getting at. I was more concerned with the flow of it, since at the moment it is very awkward.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-12-2019, 03:22 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Perhaps "He was the greatest power created by...

Perhaps "He was the greatest power created by Eru."
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-11-2019, 09:10 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Giving this thread a bump so it's easier to find.

Giving this thread a bump so it's easier to find.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-11-2019, 09:03 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
In that case you could both review the current...

In that case you could both review the current chapter posted in the forum from Volume 3: the Ambarcanta. Only gondowe replied to the thread, and did not offer too many comments. You could both...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-11-2019, 09:23 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
I agree with gandalf's placement much more. it...

I agree with gandalf's placement much more. it flows better.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-09-2019, 12:01 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Sending this draft to gandalf, I realized I had...

Sending this draft to gandalf, I realized I had made some changes that I had not commented on. I will do so here:

1) Since we have elsewhere taken new information from the Book of Lost Tales, and...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-09-2019, 11:17 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Since gandalf has now reviewed all the drafts of...

Since gandalf has now reviewed all the drafts of the second and third age, and we have revised them accordingly, perhaps Fin should update the status of those chapters to finished?

Regardless of...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-09-2019, 11:03 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
1) I agree to remove the but, but I removed that...

1) I agree to remove the but, but I removed that later sentence because the same info is repeated in the return to the original text later on: To keep the smaller sentence in thus seems redundant to...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-08-2019, 10:14 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
This works well, I agree to it. This should be...

This works well, I agree to it. This should be marked RSO-SL-23.5 however because it is an addition to this chapter, even if it was earlier placed elsewhere.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-08-2019, 03:09 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
3) Agreed. Letter: well done Fin! This fits...

3) Agreed.

Letter: well done Fin! This fits well here. Agreed.

Other point: Agreed as well.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-07-2019, 08:41 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
1) Fin pointed out that the statements are not a...

1) Fin pointed out that the statements are not a contradiction. Saruman was also good for a time, and no doubt did much to prevent Sauron from gaining more power. However, he fell after some time....
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-07-2019, 08:03 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
1) This is fine. The change should be called:...

1) This is fine. The change should be called: WR-SL-07.5

2) Agreed, I did not notice it had been removed. This bit got moved around somewhat.

3) Great find! The political discussion of Gondor,...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-05-2019, 02:58 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Oh! Good find!

Oh! Good find!
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-05-2019, 02:57 PM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
Oh good catch Fin! I have a few points. ...

Oh good catch Fin! I have a few points.

First, I would make this slight change for smoothness of transition:

Second, in this narrative you've made, the Nazgul search the Vale of Anduin twice....
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-05-2019, 11:52 AM
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Posted By ArcusCalion
These changes are wonderful, agreed to both.

These changes are wonderful, agreed to both.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-03-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,025
Posted By ArcusCalion
1) Agreed. 2) Agreed. 3) I am unsure of...

1) Agreed.

2) Agreed.

3) I am unsure of the meaning of this as well. Fin, what did you intend by it?

4) Nice catch.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-03-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By ArcusCalion
Perfect!

Perfect!
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