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Re: chay' Dochmey vIjatlh?

Andeen, Eric wrote:

> lab K'ryntes:
> > chay' <more> vIjatlhlaH?
> > *lutmey <more> vIqonnIS* vIjatlh vIneH.
> The word <latlh> is just what you want. <latlh> is one of those words like
> <Hoch> that gets treated a little differently in the N-N construction - it
> goes in front of the other noun. "More stories" or "other stories" would be
> <latlh lutmey>.

So <latlh lut> would mean an additional story?Does <latlh> mean "others" too?
As in <latlhvaD jIvum.>.  I've seen it used that way.  That would be, "I work
for others."

> > chay' <again> vIjatlhlaH?
> That one's easy - <-qa'>. There may be a few instances where <-qa'> won't
> work, but it is fine most of the time.

-qa' vIqelbe'.  qatlho'.

K'ryntes :)

> pagh
> Beginners' Grammarian

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