tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Wed Aug 14 11:27:49 2002
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RE: -lu' and -be', small aside on Paul Simon
tulwI' jang DloraH:
> > >In first and second person this isn't too bad because the prefix
>> >tells us if the noun-Daq is the locative or the object. Third
>> >person uses the null prefix for both with-object and
>> >without-object, which can cause problems, which context will
>> >hopefully help with.
>> 'ach Dochvam vIyajbe':
>> /bIQtIqDaq vIghoS/ doesn't mean something like "i'm going on the
>> river to it/him/her."?
>This is what I meant by third-person causing problems. Yes, that sentence
>can mean that; but this is where context comes in.