[tlhIngan Hol] the {nargh} the other {nargh} and the {-vo'}

Lieven levinius at gmx.de
Mon Nov 21 09:42:39 PST 2016

Am 21.11.2016 um 18:27 schrieb mayqel qunenoS:
> Then I came to the conclusion, that in order to eliminate the
> possibility of confusion we could use the {-vo'}.

That's a good idea. Have you seen 'ISqu's phrase in the HolQeD wordplay 

{mo'Dajvo' pa'wIjDaq je narghpu' He'So'bogh SajlIj}
"Your stinking pet has escaped from its cage and appeared in my quarters."


> But be that as it may, why not use a nice {-vo'}, in order to express
> ourselves more clearly ?
> {qatlho'qu' voragh ! choQaHta'mo' ghe''orvo' vInarghpu'}
> thank you voragh ! because you helped me, from hell I escaped}

Well, then the place is not the object, so I'd use {jI-} on nargh.

Lieven L. Litaer
aka Quvar valer 'utlh
Grammarian of the KLI

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