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valsi fai'i
type experimental cmavo
creator spheniscine
time entered Sun Jun 28 00:39:46 2015

Definition #73176 - Preferred [edit]
selma'o FA
definition Pendent preposition. Introduces a dangling argument that doesn't take part in the surrounding argument structure; similarly to {zo'u}, it may be used for pre-declaring a quantification, or for introducing an argument that will be later referred to anaphorically. The pronoun {zoi'i} is automatically bound to the argument introduced by {fai'i}.
created by Ilmen
vote information 2
time Sun Mar 12 09:44:43 2023


Definition #71747 [edit]
selma'o FA
definition marks the next sumti as being removed from the place structure.
notes "mi broda fai'i do" = "mi broda". This apparently useless maneuver has only one real use: to create relative clauses with no occurrence of ke'a, or ka abstractions with no occurrence of ce'u (since otherwise a ke'a or ce'u respectively is automatically filled in the first empty slot). This in turn can allow "pe/ne fi'o BRIVLA" to be translated as "poi/noi fai'i ke'a BRIVLA". See also pe, ne, ke'a, ce'u.
created by lamisotanis
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time Wed Nov 20 16:43:11 2019
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Definition #66764 [edit]
selma'o FA
definition abandoned
notes See jai'i
created by spheniscine
vote information -2
time Sun Jun 28 00:57:57 2015


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