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Re: Savan (was: Basic grammar question)

Alan Anderson ( [KLI Member] [Hol po'wI']

ja' SuStel:

> Regarding {Hoch tlhIH} specifically, I think a Klingon would see  
> that as
> redundant, possibly even ungrammatical ("each youses").

I think I understand why you say that.  But {tlhIH} is definitely and  
uncontrovertibly grammatically plural, so if it worked at all, I  
would expect {Hoch tlhIH} to have the "all" meaning of {Hoch} rather  
than the "each" one.  It does seem exceedingly redundant to me, though.

-- ghunchu'wI' 

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