Re: Random questions about "not" and "and"
|Date:||Friday, December 5, 2008, 16:48|
> Njenfalgar <njenfalgar@...> wrote:
> Negating adjectives would rather be done by deriving an opposite,
> like, "The ball is unblue."
> 2008/12/3 Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...>
> > While parsing some sentences, it occurred to me that thesentence: "The
> > ball is not blue." can be interpreted two different ways:
> > the ball is-not blue.
> > the ball is not-blue.
> > "is-not" can be treated as a verb (or "not" taken as an adverb),or
> > "not-blue" can be treated as an adjective.
I forgot that Senjecas has a negating prefix n-!!!!
gelos nmodhros esa.
ball not-blue is.
Perfectly good Senjecas. Forget all about that privative prefix v-.