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Re: [Tlhingan-hol] Klingon Word of the Day: ghoD

Will Martin ( [KLI Member] [Hol po'wI']

<html><head><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html charset=utf-8"></head><body style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; -webkit-line-break: after-white-space;" class=""><div class="">I’m sure this was discussed to death years ago, but it occurs to me that {lu-} is the only prefix used with {-lu’} that indicates a direct object. It’s further interesting by reversing the number of the subject and object, since the unknown subject is singular, but the known object is plural, while the prefix suggests the opposite.</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">It’s one of the weird exceptions that makes the rule, I suppose...</div><br class=""><div class="">
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<br class=""><div><blockquote type="cite" class=""><div class="">On Oct 20, 2015, at 10:49 AM, Steven Boozer &lt;<a href=""; class=""></a>&gt; wrote:</div><br class="Apple-interchange-newline"><div class=""><blockquote type="cite" class="">Klingon Word of the Day for Tuesday, October 20, 2015<br class=""><br class="">Klingon word: ghoD<br class="">Part of speech: verb<br class="">Definition: stuff<br class=""></blockquote><br class="">to'baj 'uS lughoDlu'bogh tIlaj <br class="">Accept these stuffed *tobbaj* legs! PK<br class=""><br class="">Ho'Du'lIjDaq to'baj 'uSHom lughoDlu'bogh tu'lu' <br class="">You have some stuffed *tobbaj* leg in your teeth. PK<br class=""><br class="">SEE ALSO:<br class="">teb <span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span>fill (v)<br class="">buy' <span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span>be full, be filled up (v)<br class="">ngaS <span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">	</span>contain (v)<br class=""><br class=""><br class=""><br class="">--<br class="">Voragh<br class="">Ca'Non Master of the Klingons<br class=""><br class=""><br class=""><br class=""><br class="">_______________________________________________<br class="">Tlhingan-hol mailing list<br class=""><a href=""; class=""></a><br class=""><br class=""></div></blockquote></div><br class=""></body></html>
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