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Discussion of "sostartai"
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Comment #2: Re: x2?
Andrew Piekarski (Sun Jan 17 15:00:53 2010)

tijlan wrote:
> "morna" instead of "tarmi" might also work, but I'm not sure which one
> better.
> Could you tell me why you left out the x2, a terbri which would be
> if one were to express what object/abstraction (tarmi2) the x1 is the
> of.

Good question! And the answer is I don't know. It's wrong anyway.
Obviously tarm1 cannot be the same as tarc2. So it should have been:
tarm1 sostartai
tarm1 is a constellation of stars

Now, if we want to list the stars in the constellation, then:

tarm1 tarmi lonu tarc1 tarci tarc2
tarm1 tartai tarc1 tarc2
tarm1 is a constellation of stars tarc1 tarc2
drop tarc2 as there is no such thing as a constellation of stars of one
tarm1 tartai tarc2

tarm1 tarmi lonu tarc1 tarci tarc2
tarm1 sostartai tarc1 tarc2
tarm1 is a constellation of stars tarc1 with stellar properties tarc2

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