[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: tIw

De'vID de.vid.jonpin at gmail.com
Sat Dec 2 19:22:27 PST 2017


On 30 November 2017 at 17:06, Lieven <levinius at gmx.de> wrote:

> Am 30.11.2017 um 16:47 schrieb Steven Boozer:
>
>    jItIwmo' jIvangbe'
>>    [translation not available]  (DSC "The Vulcan Hello")
>>
>
> The english was:
> "My commitment to this course of action is not emotional."
>

Isn't the negation on the wrong thing? {jItIwmo' jIvangbe'} reads like "my
commitment to non-action is emotional".

I'd expect something like {jIvangtaHvIS jItIwbe'} or {jItIwbe'mo' jIvangtaH
net SIghbe'}, where the {-be'} is attached to {tIw}.

-- 
De'vID
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