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Re: poH taD pagh poH bIr

Thorwald Peeters (qlingon@xs4all.nl) [KLI Member]



<citaat van="QeS 'utlh">

> lughchu' Doq: Daqmey SarDaq Sar "winter". Australia vIDab, 'ej naDev
> bIrqu'be'bej. qaStaHvIS DIS 1982 vengwIjDaq loQ peD, 'ach yavDaq pumpa'
> tetpu'. jIyIntaHvIS naDev not peD. naDev {poH bIr} {jarmey bIr} joq neH
> vIlo'. lughbe'chu' {taD}, not taDmo' bIQ. Daq DaDabbogh qellu'chugh, chaq
> lughchu' {poH taD} {jarmey taD} joq.

Not to bite the hand that "feeds" me, but isn't {bIrqu'be'bej} illegal?
both {qu'} and {be'} are rovers, and type 9.
I have been taught/learned that two suffixes of the same type are not to
be used in the same verb construction.

> SKI: In much of Australia {bIr} is appropriate rather than {taD}.

> QeS 'utlh
> tlhIngan Hol yejHaD pab po'wI'
> (Grammarian of the Klingon Language Institute)


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Thorwald Peeters







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