tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Mon Jan 11 22:40:18 1999

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Re: Ordering food

In a message dated 1/10/1999 10:58:17 AM US Mountain Standard Time, writes:

<< {vavwI'vaD HablI' vItI'pu'} doesn't translate easily into an
 English sentence having an indirect object. >>

OTOH, by all I have learned about English grammar, your sentence IS a perfect
example of an IO.  "...for my father" is the IO.


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