Re: Re : new Tunu discoveries
|Date:||Tuesday, September 7, 1999, 21:19|
From Http://Members.Aol.Com/Lassailly/Tunuframe.Html wrote:
> > All I did was relex by algorithm, but that was a lot of fun.
> > Writing a little Perl script allows any arbitrary thing desired;
> > like, any animal word should have a Z in it, or somesuchthing.
> you should have told me first you were bungling the vocab.
Ah, a misprint, just typographical ... actually, all appropriate
sacrifices were made to the Tiki, after sufficient medicinal ingestion,
authorized inspirational voices were duly heard, and were merely
relayed to the computer for transcription. Yeah.
> > "Take him to the pot and seat him ha-ha."
> > (This can be used in 3 ways.)
> i need more info here : who laughs ? because of what ?
The eat-agent, surely at the expense of the eat-patient.
Can you use a basic verb "eat" in this context or must
it be derived from the "long pig" compound substantive?