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Discussion of "pinxydja"
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Comment #4: Re: Not shortest form.
Curtis W Franks (Thu Jul 16 22:01:36 2015)

selpahi wrote:
> Wuzzy wrote:
> > This word is not in the shortest form, see pixydja.
>
> I know that. It was a conscious decision.


Out of curiosity, could you explain the motivation for this choice?

Comment #5: Re: Not shortest form.
Jonathan (Fri Jul 17 07:57:28 2015)

As selpa'i said below (not directed to you, but explains the motivation):

"Did you ever consider that someone might prefer the
sound or form of a non-lowest scoring lujvo? Are you aware of the fact that
a lot of people have started to use longer forms in conjunction with
regular suffixes, because it requires both the speaker and the listener to
learn fewer rafsi?"

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