[tlhIngan Hol] Transitivity of qID

SuStel sustel at trimboli.name
Tue May 7 14:33:28 PDT 2019


On 5/7/2019 5:21 PM, nIqolay Q wrote:
> On Tue, May 7, 2019 at 5:11 PM SuStel <sustel at trimboli.name 
> <mailto:sustel at trimboli.name>> wrote:
>
>     So boQwI' has tags that mean "transitive because I say so" and
>     "transitive in canon"? wejpuH.
>
> The tag is written out as "This verb can probably take a direct 
> object." I assume that in cases where canon doesn't confirm one way or 
> another, De'vID relies on the transitivity of the English gloss.

None of /joke, make a joke,/ or /tell a joke/ seem transitive to me.

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SuStel
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