tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Mon Aug 12 07:12:38 2002
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Re: tlhIngan Hol lujatlhbogh puq'e'
From: "Stephan Schneider" <email@example.com>
> >toghmeH jav Hol'e' Ebben wIghojmoH. 'ach toghmeH neH; jav Hol
> how can you add /jav Hol'e'/ without claiming that it's the object of
> /ghojmeH/? this is a focus-object-verb sentence. i didn't know this
> was possible.
jav Hol'e' *Ebben* wIghojmoH.
"Regarding six languages, we teach Ebben."
/jav Hol'e'/ is the topic of the sentence. We have a little verification of
this kind of usage from Star Trek V:
qIbDaq SuvwI''e' SoH Dun law' Hoch Dun puS.
You would be the greatest warrior in the galaxy.
"In the galaxy, regarding warriors, you are the most wonderful of all."