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Re: tlhIngan Degh (was Re: bong tlhIngan Hol pIqaD je vItu')

Doq (doq@embarqmail.com)



mu'tlheghDaq mu' Qav DaDel DaneHlaw'.

Doq

On Jun 25, 2009, at 8:18 PM, DloraH wrote:

>>> It looks like he used it as a period.
>>> mu'tlhegh (insert one of the "end" words here) ghItlhlaw'meH lo'.
>>>
>>
>> I assume you mean the words {megh'an} and {'er'In}.  Can
>> those words even
>> be applied to a relatively abstract object such as a
>> sentence?  The only
>> words I've seen that are used as examples are "stick" and
>> "rope" or "whatever".
>> Are sentences part of 'whatever'?
>>
>> lay'tel SIvten
>
>
> megh'an	(n) end of an object that has discernible length
> 'er'In	(n) end of an object that has discernible length
> chaS 		(n) top end of a cane.    (chaS)
> qa'rI'	(n) end of a hallway, tunnel, road, a long field
> Dor	(v intrans) end (of a stretch of time (month))
> van	(v trans) end an event (voyage, song, story) which one has some  
> control of (unlike a month)
> ghang	(v trans) end prematurely
> bertlham	(n) end/final portion of opera, play, story
> bI'reS	(n) beginning/first portion of opera, play, story
> 'o'megh	(n) final portion of a song
> lIH	(v) begin (introduce) a song
> namtun	(n) beginning portion of a song
> natlIS	(n) end of a list
>
>
> Could a sentence be a list of words, thus [natlIS]?  Or following  
> the [tlhegh] portion of the word
> and stick with [megh'an/'er'In]?  We could probably come up with  
> things like [rInDI'] and such as
> well.
> How would we talk about the end of a sentence?
>
>
> DloraH
>
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