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Re: [Tlhingan-hol] pride and values

David Holt (kenjutsuka@live.com)



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<body class='hmmessage'><div dir='ltr'><div><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Date: Sat, 11 May 2013 01:11:11 +0200</span></div><div>From:&nbsp;André<br><br><div dir="ltr"><div><div><div><div><div>&gt; I found a sentence in the paq'batlh that I think might either contain a syntactical error, a new usage of a verb or simply a</div><div>&gt; structure that I cannot parse. It's on page 144-5, Canto 16, 2nd verse:<br><span style="font-size: 12pt;">&gt;</span></div><div><span style="font-size: 12pt;">&gt; tlhIngan wo' nur ghob je</span></div>&gt; HoSmoH quvvam<br></div>&gt; che'DI' molor nur ghob je pujchoHpu'<br>&gt;</div>&gt; With it, I restore pride and values<br>&gt; Of the Klingon Empire, for under Molor,<br></div>&gt; They have grown weak and faint.<br>
<br></div>It does appear to be an error, but I will instead interpret it as a noun-noun as in the first line. &nbsp;</div></div><div dir="ltr"><br></div><div dir="ltr">"The Klingon Empire's dignity and virtues</div><div dir="ltr">&nbsp;are strengthened by this honor.&nbsp;</div><div dir="ltr">&nbsp;When Molor's dignity and virtues ruled, they had become weak."</div><div dir="ltr"><br></div><div dir="ltr">janSIy</div> 		 	   		  </div></body>
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