Disregard all languages in PHB
Charcters can begin with any blue Racial language and/or a Common Tongue.
- Characters can attempt to speak or listen to a language that has a common Root
- Characters can attempt to read or write a language that has a common Written
Any language not picked at start requires Linguist Feat
- Languages in blue or Common Tongue just require the Linguist Feat.
- All others require one month of training/12 hours a day. In addition you need to be find and pay for a teacher. Prices vary.
Learn one language the hard way:
- No Feat required if studying from text, when available, but requires six months of training/12 hours a day.
- Most requires an Intelligence skill challenge DC25 – 10/5 [500xp].
- Ancient languages and Primal languages [DC30]
- Planar language [DC35]
- History [+2]
- Insight, if you have one of the two roots, [+2]