[tlhIngan Hol] This day

Felix Malmenbeck felixm at kth.se
Wed May 24 12:16:38 PDT 2017


In this particular case, I'd use -ghach:

{qIHchuqpu'ghachmaj jaj}

Many cases won't be quite so simple, however; "the day on which Hurmuq gave the necklace to chulmoQ" makes it tricky to think of a noun phrase that wouldn't be terribly ambiguous.

//loghaD
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Subject: [tlhIngan Hol] This day

Is there a canon precedent for a phrase like "The day on which xy
happened"? Like in "remember the day we first met". {maqIHbogh jaj}
sounds wrong.

The only thing that came to my mind was from the Drinking song, but I
think that one is not considered a best example, is it?

{jaj qeylIS molor mIgh Hoghchu'qu'}
"The day on which Khaless" killed evil Molor.

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Lieven L. Litaer
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