tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Sun Feb 07 15:54:20 1999

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Re: Dreaming in Klingon

ja' Lawrence:
>tlhIngan wa'DIch: HoDma' wISam'a'?
>tlhIngan cha'DIch: ghobe'. HoDmaj wISam neH.
>Which, I happen to think is particularly nifty.

Nifty it is, but I happen to disagree with its correctness.  {HoDmaj}
does not imply a dead body; it is just derogatory.  I don't think the
context of a nearby corpse is sufficient to change the implication of
the grammatical construction.

-- ghunchu'wI'

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