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Re: nuq bach?

Brent Kesler (brent.of.all.people@gmail.com) [KLI Member]



On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 9:26 AM, Steven Boozer <sboozer@uchicago.edu> wrote:
>
> If you don't like the latter, you can use {ngu'} and say:
>
>  DoSDaq bachchu'bogh yaS yIngu'
>  "Identify the target at which the officer shot!")
>
> But since you can't use two Type 5 suffixes - i.e. *{DoSDaq'e'} - this is still ambiguous as it could
> possibly mean "Identify the officer who shot at the target!"

Epiphany: Use {-meH}. It's clean and clear.

'Iv qIpmeH bach yaS?
'Iv HoHmeH bach yaS?

bI'reng






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