Re: Inflection for attitude and purpose (was: Re: Nauradi)
|From:||Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 30, 2008, 16:53|
On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 19:26, Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...> wrote:
> Lojban has a set of attitudinal particles which, as best I understand
> them, apply to a clause as a whole.
IIRC, those are in selma'o (grammatical category) UI, in which case
they apply to "what comes before them" (loosely speaking), or to the
clause as a whole if they are clause-initial.
So you could attach them to a "noun" (sumti, argument) or a "verb"
(selbri, relation), too, by putting them after the word you're
Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>