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Uses of "Sran"/"Srane"

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Kyttin13:
Are Srane (Yes) and Sran (Yeah) used similarly to "Hai", in Japanese,  a general affirmative, or are they specifically "Yes" and "Yeah" solely???
Example: "Hai" can be used to say yes, yeah, ok (as in Ok, I'll do that) that's right...

I know there's "tam" which means that's acceptable, that will do...

Tirea Aean:
sran is of course just short for srane. Similar to yeh being like a short yes. It's kinda like that.

Srane does not necessarily feel formal to me (this is personal opinion btw), but sran does feel informal.

Toliman:

--- Quote from: Tirea Aean on May 02, 2020, 05:09:25 pm ---Srane does not necessarily feel formal to me (this is personal opinion btw), but sran does feel informal.

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Yeah, sran does feel informal to me too, but srane feel rather as formal for me.

Mech:
Someone who contacts KP should one time ask about the different registers of the language. We know that there is a ceremonial register with very few definite examples (ohe /oe, ngenga/nga).

And while we have several words with alternate long/short forms (strane/stran, kehe/ke), there is no official word about their usage and choice thereof and if they are involved in the ceremonial register.

I think there is a gap in this matter and we should elaborate on it.

Toliman:

--- Quote from: Mech on May 05, 2020, 09:49:36 am ---I think there is a gap in this matter and we should elaborate on it.

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Srane, oe mllte

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