tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Fri Dec 10 03:53:49 1999

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Re: KLBC: Noun Suffixes with Numbers

jatlh *pagh:
>when offering
>candy to someone, I would normally hold out a few in my hand and say "Want
>one?" in English. In Klingon, I would probably just say <neH'a'?>, omitting
>the noun entirely.

jatlh DloraH:
>If you wanted to let them know to take only one and not all the candy you
>could say <wa' DaneH'a'?>
>(but this doesn't have anything to do with using suffixes)

Actually, it could be an example for Type 1 suffixes.

yuch ghajwI': wa' DaneH'a'?
yuch neHwI': wa''a' vIneH!

- DujHoD

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