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Re: Equatives?

From:Mau Rauszer <maurauser@...>
Date:Tuesday, March 18, 2003, 14:30
Sally Caves  <scaves@...> 2003.03.10. 15:47:56 -5h-kor írta:

> _Ta_ BTW is an all purpose prep. that means "for," or "with respect to," and > is used in these comparative structures. It also means "how" or "so," and > hence has quasi adverbial meaning: Ta androfaiht! "How beautiful!" _Rin_ > could also be used, I suppose. Maybe in a different register or dialect. > _Rin_ actually makes more sense, as it is in more common use as a > preposition meaning "with respect to." >
Yé! This use of the preposition 'for' is very similar in Egyptian. -- Mau