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

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On Sep 17, 2009, at 10:36 AM, Steven Boozer wrote:

> I'm not sure {-lI'} is appropriate here.  What is the "known goal  
> or ... definite stopping point" (cf. TKD p.42) of {qeq} "practice,  
> train, prepare"?  Proficiency?  Or just the end of the training  
> session (e.g. 4:00)?  A skilled warrior trains his entire life so  
> as not to become rusty.

"I can't give you an answer now, I'm in the middle of my fencing  
practice.  I'll call you back in an hour."

{DaH qajanglaHbe'. jIqeqlI'. wa' rep pIq majatlh.}

-- ghunchu'wI'

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