tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Tue Jan 12 10:56:05 1999

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Re: mu'meywIj tetlh wrote:

> In a message dated 1/11/1999 2:32:09 PM US Mountain Standard Time,
> writes:
> << paq chu' wIHevDI' 'e' vISovbe'. >>
> I think I understand what you are trying to convey here.  I had to do a
> doubel-take, though, because I did not find a head noun for {wIHevDI'}, then
> there was the pronoun {'e'}.  Do you mean {paq chu' wIHevbogh poH vISovbe'},

This is probably close.  I was trying to say, "I don't know when we will receive
the new book."

> or maybe {paq chu' wIHev 'e' vISovbe'} (more likely?)?

No, because we know we're getting a new book eventually.  We don't know when.

> peHruS

How 'bout this....

paq chu' wIHevDI' vISovbe'.  if I just drop the 'e'?


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