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Re: Weekly Vocab again?

From:Robert B Wilson <han_solo55@...>
Date:Monday, March 31, 2003, 12:19
On Sun, 30 Mar 2003 09:21:50 -0500 Christopher Wright
<faceloran@...> writes:
> 1. to think > I think about many things.
kindim romazim oros intas. thoughts of-things many to-me yay! no verb!
> 2. to plan > I plan to go to town today.
diteri satari ek eraroty endas. to-town day this OPT-go-FUT I
> 3. road
> I will go by the low road.
vomasi kyr roty endas by-road low go-FUT I
> 4. cloak / coat / culturally acceptable heavy outer garment
> I took my warmest cloak.
zovi musat wondas dindas <heavy outer garment> most-warm of-me with-me another one without a verb!
> 5. to stumble
fos- "to drop, to fall (well, not exactly...)"
> I stumbled on the road.
fosin dimasi entas fall on-road I (actually the "I" is in the patient case...)
> 6. wind > The wind was fierce.
wind? fierce? this one is probably better left untranslated for concultural reasons...
> 7. to snap > It snapped my cloak.
hmm... i can't really translate that one unless i borrow a word for "cloak" from some other language... poka klaoki wondas
> 8. to freeze
mys- "be (very) cold"
> My ears are freezing.
insin wondas mysad ears my are-cold
> 9. ice
> I think they have become ice.
kindi intas nares: mysi dadim thought(noun) I that: ice they (actually the "I" is in the patient case...)
> 10. inn > I arrive at the inn half-dead.
dorotiri rota endas dimumor at-inn arrive I half-dead
> ~Wright
-- Robert Wilson (aka kuvazokad, eltirno, edei'...) vkky vnkynvj vknyknj ykkv knvy? karkalone kontoko? kinsi rorotan kinsa nadas? baitta ke farzaiyai? qxracc pqqattiircx iia kxqqhwiiallccre?