[tlhIngan Hol] -be on -egh and -chuq

De'vID de.vid.jonpin at gmail.com
Sun Sep 9 00:08:52 PDT 2018


On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 at 03:06, SuStel <sustel at trimboli.name> wrote:

> On 9/8/2018 7:51 PM, De'vID wrote:
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> On Sun, Sep 9, 2018, 00:45 SuStel, <sustel at trimboli.name> wrote:
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>> On 9/8/2018 3:16 PM, mayqel qunenoS wrote:
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>> Can someone explain, how {maleghbe'egh} is different from
>> {malegh'eghbe'}, and how {maleghbe'chuq} is different from {maleghchuqbe'} ?
>>
>> They mean the same thing. *We not-see ourselves *versus *We do not
>> see-ourselves.*
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> Why not "we see not ourselves"?
>
> You mean we see someone other than ourselves? If *-'eghbe'* means
> anything, I expect it means "not reflexive," not "someone other than
> ourselves." I'm not sure *malegh['eghbe']* means anything other than *malegh.
> *I would always interpret it as *[malegh'egh]be'.*
>

Say the House of Mo'Kai surgically alters a group of Klingons to look
Human. They look into the mirror. {majQa'! malegh'eghbe'!} (Yeah, yeah,
{mu'mey ru'}...)

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De'vID
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