tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Wed Jun 12 15:54:43 2002
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RE: Headers. Yet again.
>Not all nouns with Type 5 suffixes are something
>other than subject or object
peHruS stated from the beginning that -'e' was an exception in this
discussion. If you now mean to re-include -'e', I agree whole
heartedly. If we continue to exclude -'e', then I am a little perplexed
by your statement. I can see that the statement from TKD leaves a
theoretical possibility for non-'e' type 5 suffixes to be used as
subject or object, but I don't see any practical possibility of doing
so. It seems to me that you are arguing that we not discount the
impossible. I'm perfectly happy discounting the impossible. Or perhaps
I am limited by my small and overtaxed brain. Could you please provide
an example of a non-'e' type 5 suffix being used as something that is
"not other than subject or object."