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Re: Trans: I love you

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Saturday, April 21, 2001, 2:44
David Stokes wrote:
> The verb ami- is irregular in that it takes the object in the Locative > case.
Upá, to love, in Uatakassí, generally takes commitative, because love is seen as a condition that exists between two individuals. _Gapí_, to hate, also takes the commitative. However, commitative is only used if the feeling is mutual.
> You-LOC within'dwell-3rd-PRES my heart. > "My heart dwells with you." > > which is another way to say "I love you."
Very nice! -- Cenedl heb iaith, cenedl heb galon A nation without a language is a nation without a heart - Welsh proverb ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTaylor42