[tlhIngan Hol] reversing the order in {tlhIngan SoH}

nIqolay Q niqolay0 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 1 09:49:16 PDT 2019


On Tue, Oct 1, 2019 at 11:47 AM mayqel qunen'oS <mihkoun at gmail.com> wrote:

> If I say {tlhIngan SoH}, then this means "you are a/the klingon".
>
> If I say {SoH tlhIngan}, then does this mean "a/the klingon is you" ?
>
> ~ bara'qa'
>

At the very least, I think it would have to be *SoH tlhIngan'e'*. I'd
probably be more likely to interpret *SoH tlhIngan* as a N-N construction
("your Klingon"), said by someone who forgot possessive suffixes exist.
Neither one is likely to be grammatical Klingon.
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