Re: CHAT: Trial of the century?
|From:||Douglas Koller <laokou@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 18, 1999, 4:15|
> Perhaps we could each offer our conlang versions of the following:
> 1. I didn't inhale.
> 2. My own infidelity is quite a different matter.
> 3. Cigars are for putting in your mouth.
1. Fi' le' va u"mo"psat nadi'aitun.
neg-I/nom. past neg-the neg-smoke/acc. inhale/breathe in
2. Che gno"idhmaushiths dvu"zc,eth si'teth la su" vi'ks o"lvo"ingek
the infidelity/nom. own/nom. my/nom. pres. a matter/nom.
different/nom. entirely be
3. Chak gagansap la cho"i so"tso"iv bat klan spi'rho"n.
the-pl. cigars/nom. pres. the mouth/loc. pres./pass. put
be designed for/be meant for/be intended for