Re : Re: A request from a non-conlanger
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|Date:||Wednesday, October 13, 1999, 20:48|
Dans un courrier dat=E9 du 13/10/99 20:46:24 , Sylvia a =E9crit :
> > >I need a team name. What's bullshit in Kellinan' (or however you spell
> > your language!) Or maybe in somebody else's language!
tunuans would translate "bullshit" as "nini simo"
( [nini Simo] ) which means "this (is) true"
because saying "this is true" implies that you could reversely consider that
"this is untrue" (nini nyasimo : [nini =F1aSimo]).
if you want to agree politely, just say "sasa tite" ("now eat" =3D "let's ea=
except when you agree regarding a topic related to food because=20
then one could consider that you consider reversely to the consideration
regarding food - whereupon you have to say "kuli lolo ?" ("weather how ?"
=3D "how (is the) weather ?").
except if the topic regards the weather, of course. but this is another=20
to address. then don't move anymore and mail me first. and watch your finger=