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Re: nom*i*nal*ize 2. to convert (an underlying clause) into a noun phrase

MorphemeAddict ( [KLI Member] [Hol taghwI']

In a message dated 9/14/2009 11:06:03 Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

> tlhutlhghach would be 'drinking' as in 'the act of drinking something'  
> but bItlhutlhghach would not be 'that act of you drinking something'
> tlhutlhghachlIj would much more likely be 'your drinking'.

You forgot the part about needing another suffix between the verb and 
{-ghach}: tlhutlhtaHghach, tlhutlhbe'ghach, and so on.

lay'tel SIvten

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