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Re: Yes it *is* better in Klingon...

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Wednesday, October 13, 2004, 5:47
On Tue, 12 Oct 2004 10:21:07 -0000, Christian Thalmann <cinga@...> wrote:
> Hehe... maybe if Kleenex extended its market into the > Empire, the word would end up *thlIneq. ;-)
More likely *tlhIneQ, I think, retaining a final affricate. (Possibly *tlhIyneQ, which not only more closely mimics the English vowel sound but uses a closed CVC first syllable.) Cheers, -- Philip Newton <philip.newton@...> Watch the Reply-To!