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Re: Building up a FAQ: Please reply

From:Irina Rempt <irina@...>
Date:Tuesday, January 22, 2002, 9:31
On Tuesday 22 January 2002 06:54, you wrote:
> << > > Here's a thought for some of you building your pronouns: how > about a > separate, distinct sense for 'I and you, but not others'? :-] > > That would be the 1st person plural inclusive, right?
If you have no dual, or if you mean "y'all" by "you", or if it isn't relevant how many "you" there are, yes. Otherwise, it's first person dual inclusive (in Ilaini: inini, with the stress on the second syllable, the only explicitly inclusive pronoun the language has got). Irina -- --------------------------------------------------------------------- By my troth, we that have good wits have much to answer for. We shall be flouting; we cannot hold. - William Shakespeare, _As You Like It_