tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Wed Oct 20 07:01:19 1993

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Re: Daily Musings



On Oct 19, 10:58pm, The Songbringer -- Marnen to the common fol k wrote:
> Subject: Re: Daily Musings
> 
> jatlh Qumpin 'avrin:
> [...]
> : "ghojmoHwI' Dun 'oH 'oy''e'" jatlh tlhInganpu'.
> nuqjatlh? This looks like it means "A pain is the wonderful teacher." I
> think
> you mean >'oy' ghaH ghojmoHwi' Dun'e'< (and notice the use of >ghaH< rather
> than >'oH<!).
 
     I don't think 'e' works on a verb, even if it is used adjectivally. It
is a noun suffix. While I'm not sure I value the sentence enough to polish it
even further, I would have at least placed that suffix on ghojmoHwI', given
that it is at least a noun.

--   charghwI'
 
> : -QumpIn 'avrIn
> :  erich@bush.cs.tamu.edu
> : 
> : 
> 
> Qapla' Qichqemwi'vo'.
> -- End of excerpt from laibow@brick.purchase.edu (The Songbringer -- Marnen
to the common fol k)




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