tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Mon Feb 25 10:10:42 2002
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Re: Do Klingons whisper?
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Trimboli" <SuStel@hotmail.com>
> From: "qe'San (temp ADSL email)" <qeSan@btclick.com>
> > "What the mind can conceive and believ the mind can achieve"
> > My attempt to translate this infamous positive mental attitude saying is
> > yabDaq nuq gherlaHlu' 'ej nuq HarlaHlu' 'e' chavlaHlu'
> Question as object!!!! AAHHHHH!!!!! :)
re nuq: jImIStaH
Looking in TKD pg69:
In the second case, the object is being questioned,
so the question word goes in the object position,
before the verb. Similarly with nuq what?
and then an example:
nuq legh yaS - What does the officer see?
Obviously that doesn't mean that I've used nuq in the right place but I
thought if the object was being replaced by "what?" then that's where nuq
> And also notice that you used /-laH/ and /-lu'/ together, which is a no-no
> (they're both Type 5), and you used /'e' Xlu'/, which is also wrong
> what /net/ is for).
DopDaq qul yIchenmoH QobDI ghu
nomHa' jIruchnIS SuvwI'vam
> Dochmey'e' QublaHbogh yab 'ej HarlaHbogh chavlaH yab.
You make it look easy. Qapla'
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