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Gallifreyan Guide P.5: Additional Sound Notation by cbettenbender Gallifreyan Guide P.5: Additional Sound Notation by cbettenbender
This is the fifth page of my guide to Circular Gallifreyan, or at least the language/code I invented based on the way that Circular Gallifreyan looks in the TV show Doctor Who. While I do not own any rights to the show, and this is purely for fun as a fan, I really would not appreciate someone claiming my writing and its structure and claiming it as their own. Feel free to use it, by all means, but please give me proper credit. :)
Here is an index of the guide so far:

P.1: Basic Structure and Intro. to Sounds
P.2: Consonants
P.3: Vowels
P.4: Links and Sound Ordering
P.5: Additional Sound Notation

There is more coming soon, as I am only about half-way done with the guide, but I just wanted to upload the first half. With this much, you should be able to get a grasp on how to properly form words. The next sections are going to explain sentence structure, verbs, and more. I'm also going to have one page that acts as a cipher which will be a condensed version all of this to help you remember it better.

NOTE: That little up-side-down semicircle you all see next to the syllables is a directional notation. Because the language's structure means that a word could mean something completely different if read sideways or up-side-down, that little symbol should always be facing that way to tell you which way to read it. I will be adding that to the text properly later on.

Anyway, I hope you all enjoy it, and if you have any questions at all, feel free to comment on any of the pages or send me a private note. Thank you for reading! Allons-y!

(You can follow me on Tumblr <a href="[link]>here.)
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theMAST3RofTIME Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2014  Professional General Artist… you should check this out...whatever you are doing seems to be...wrong...sorry
Leah-Jane Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2014  Student
Considering the Sherman method was inspired by this method, I'd hardly call this wrong. 
cbettenbender Featured By Owner May 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
THANK YOU. Seriously,…, hover over 'History', do your research.
theMAST3RofTIME Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2014  Professional General Artist
maybe "inspired" but completely different...and a bit more "accurate"...I'm not trying to offend you...I learned this method as well...
monstarach Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2013
So, I was just curious if you were planning on adding anything else.
I was planning on getting a tattoo in Gallifreyan, which I can't actually do so I am trying to decide between your version, or The Honey Badger guide.
As of now, I am making up rules for yours when I am either confused or there is nothing given.  I really like your guide and think it looks really great.
Hopefully getting my ink next month :D
Thank you for the information given thus far, really love the work put in!
nightrider97 Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
How would name like "Natalia" work.
nightrider97 Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist

I forgot to add that i dont know how it would work because its pronounced Na-ta-li-a. would th last syllable be just an "a" ?

anathezebra Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2013
WOW. You are absolutely brilliant! This is extraordinary. My husband and I are going to learn this so we can post secret notes to each other <3 ;-D 
When will the sentence structure guide be released?
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bon-cie Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
on space, should the curve which shows that the repeat of the "s/ce" sound not be the other way round? As you only hear the second "s/ce" sound after the "a" sound so surely it would be the other curve because you hear the repeat after the vowel?
please tell me if im totally wrong because I really wanna learn this 
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