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Re: adverb suffixes???

Marc Okrand:
>The notes taken while working with Maltz indicate that he balked
>at {vajHa'} ('not thus'?) but accepted {Do'Ha'} 'unfortunately'.
>A disproportionate number of Klingon speakers seem to be computer
>programmers, and for many of us, <vajHa'> seems natural for "else", as in an
>"if ... then ... else" clause in most programming languages. Marc Okrand is
>not a computer programmer, and his comment on <vajHa'> reminded those of us
>who are that most people (Klingon or Human) are not.
: Hmm...I rather like that idea. Perhaps Maltz isn't a computer programmer 
: either. He may not be familiar with computer languages. 

chaq ghunwI' ghaHbe' 'ach Qugh QeDpIn ghaH matlh.
Perhaps not a programmer, but Maltz was Kruge's science officer.

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons 

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