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Discussion of "faurtei"
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Comment #3: Re: s/ca/ze'a
Jorge Llambias (Mon Jan 10 02:23:34 2005)

rlpowell wrote:
> xorxes wrote:
> >
> > "x1 fasnu ca x2"
> >
> > If you want x2 to be the duration of x1, then ze'a
> > is better than ca. ca says that both events happen
> > at the same time, but they need not be of equal duration.
> ze'a implies a length of time, though (i.e. medium-time-ness).
What about
> ca'o?

I use ze'a for unmarked rather than medium (what is a medium length of
time anyway?).

ca'o would only say that x1 occured covering x2, but they need not be of
the same lenth.

mi'e xorxes

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