[tlhIngan Hol] Verbs of measure

SuStel sustel at trimboli.name
Tue Mar 26 14:15:30 PDT 2019

On 3/26/2019 5:08 PM, Daniel Dadap wrote:
>> *tlhIngan maH taHjaj* is (a) a slogan, and (b) not canonical. As a 
>> slogan, it's not going to be careful to ensure everyone knows what 
>> the antecedent of its elided pronouns are. As a non-canonical 
>> sentence, it's not a data point in what can and cannot be said.
> Once in a while, I think to myself “hey, it could also be parsed as 
> {tlhIngan maHtaHjaj}!”. Then I remember that {-jaj} isn’t supposed to 
> be combined with an aspect suffix (even though it sometimes apparently 
> is). Then I forget again, and the cycle starts anew.

HevetlhDaq maw'chu'ghach tu'lu'.


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