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I'm as pro-Occidental as they come (it's the only auxiliary language that I support) but I came across that article in 1928 during my typing up the archives of Cosmoglotta and that article is nothing more than Ric Berger wishful thinking. He unfortunately spent just as much time attacking Ido as he did supporting Occidental, and kept on proclaiming it to be ...


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r/Ido has twenty times as many subscribers as r/Interlingue. While comparing reddit subscribers may not be the most scientific method, it's probably fair to assume this reflects their popularity in general. It's impossible to really know if most Ido-ists switched to Occidental back in the 1920s, but even if they did I think it's fair to say that later ...


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Note: the formulation of the question has changed after I submitted my response: originally it was about conlangs with Ido as a specific example. Hence my answer is not so much about Ido in particular, but conlangs in general. Esperanto is widely spoken all over the world, and is thus practically useful for communication; less widely used languages either ...


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Ido still has a small speech community, so by learning Ido you join that community and you can communicate with fellow samideanoj. Note that the community is small, probably eurocentric, and aging. You are engaging in a very special and rare hobby, I'd say. Second, Ido is to a high degree mutually intelligible with Esperanto, so learning Ido will give you ...


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After a research, I finally found this example which explains this. si quieres decir una perra (adulta) pequeña, el orden adecuado es entonces perra+pequeña = hundineto. El orden contrario es poco natural y hace dudar al que oye la palabra hundetino = perrito hembra So the valid ones for Little princess are: 1. Mikra princino = "Little" + "female ...


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