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Communal Share Language

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You can share your facility for one particular language with the creatures touched. For 24 hours the targets can read, understand, and communicate to the best of their ability in any one language which you already know. For every 5 levels you possess, you can grant the use of another language you know, to a maximum of 5 languages at 20th level. The targets must have the physical capacity to articulate sounds, make gestures, or engage in whatever other method speakers of the language use to communicate with each other in order to actually converse. If the targets lack the mental capacity to grasp an actual language they still gain enough knowledge to respond to and carry out even extremely complex commands or suggestions coached in the language (whether written or spoken). However, since this spell does not endow the targets with greater reasoning capacity, merely a temporarily enhanced vocabulary, the person offering up instructions to non-sentient creatures must take care to remove any ambiguity or guesswork.

Similarly, this spell does not affect the basic nature of the targets, or their disposition toward you or anyone else, so convincing a target to actually carry out these instructions could require negotiation, threats, or outright bribery.


Casting Time
1 standard action
V, S, M (a page from a dictionary)
24 hours
Bard 2, cleric 3, druid 3, sorcerer/wizard 3
Saving Throw
Will negates (harmless)
Spell Resistance
Yes (Harmless)
Creatures touched
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