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Daily Translation 9/23/00

From:Anthony M. Miles <theophilus88@...>
Date:Sunday, September 24, 2000, 20:22
>On Sat, 23 Sep 2000 19:50:27 -0400, The Gray Wizard <dbell@...> >wrote: > > >English: One good deed deserves another. > >amman iar: carmvar bemin vemand elivas on carmvar vorimind vanimlariel > >nathya: min camva amanid iniminid vanimus > >Tirehlat: Me li nami sereda paran hatkatai se ghoida. > >me li nami sereda paran hatka -tai se ghoida >OBJ one good act ought-to respond-IRR SUBJ other >One good act ought to be responded to by another. > >(Note that instead of a passive voice, Tirehlat just exchanges the position >of subject and object.)
Early Lahabic: Dhobeimon tolkhe dhokyauemeiso' bya'lappha'kyauemato'r. Dhob-eim-o-n tol-khe dho-kyauem-eiso' bya'lap-pha'-kyauem-a-to'r. duty-IND-IMPF-3SG one-ANNOMSG again-do-INF good-ANDATAFF-do-INAGAFF One (in general) ought to redo the deed of good Dhabra (both the benefactor and beneficiary). Notes: Tolkhe is identical to tolkhe, 'half'. Classical La'bic: Dhobi'mon tolkh dhokyaumi'so' bya'lapha'kyaumato'r. Dhob-i'm-o-n tol-kh dho-kyaum-iso' bya'la-pha'-kyaum-a-to'r. duty-IND-IMPF-3 one-ANNOMSG again-do-INF good-ANDATAFF-do-INAGAFF _________________________________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at Share information about yourself, create your own public profile at