tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Sat Aug 24 09:57:48 2002

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Re: jI-x-ghach? (was Re: tlhIngan Hol lujatlhbogh puq'e')

>>[locative subjects] would be akin to putting a previx and a
>>{-ghach} on the same verb.  "It follows the rules, but it follows them
>>someplace they don't normally go."
>ja' tulwI':
>>hm. why not? x-ghach is the doing of someone who does x. so
>>ji-x-ghach could be the doing of me, who does x. :)
>Why not, you ask?  Mostly because I don't know how to interpret it.  The
>big problem here is that I don't have any idea what your English
>description of the usage means, so I can't tell you if I see anything wrong
>with it. :-P
>-- ghunchu'wI'

for example:
tlhIngan Hol'e' qaghojmoH. = i teach you klingon.
Qatlhqu' tlhIngan Hol'e' qaghojmoHghach. = my teaching you klingon is 
very difficult.

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