[tlhIngan Hol] Reversing the order of {-vo'}

SuStel sustel at trimboli.name
Wed Aug 9 08:52:58 PDT 2017

On 8/9/2017 11:40 AM, mayqel qunenoS wrote:
> ok, I understand the change of meaning with regards to the 
> aforementioned {chegh} example.
> But now, lets look at another example..
> PK:
> *> naDevvo' vaS'a'Daq majaHlaH'a'*/ can we get to the Great Hall/
> /> from here?/
> If we wrote instead {vaS'a'Daq naDevvo' majaHlaH'a'}, then would that 
> mean "can we get to the great hall from here", or "are we able to go 
> away from here, with the going taking place in the vicinity of the 
> great hall, but in a direction away from here" ?

As I mentioned in another post today, that example was written before 
Okrand had come up with the "verbs of motion" thing, and it does not 
follow the rule.


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