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Offline Goose

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Suffix question
« on: January 22, 2010, 06:33:01 am »
While translating something I came across something that seemed unusual.

tìrey-yä
Life-[POS]
Life's

Would this be written as tìreyyä or would the two y's merge so it would be just tìreyä?

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Re: Suffix question
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2010, 06:43:12 am »
The genetive suffix is actually just -ä, it takes the -yä form when the word ends in a vowel, and the -eyä form on pronouns that end in vowels, replacing the final vowel with e.

Tìreyä
Ftxey lu nga tokx ftxey lu nga tirea? Lu oe tìkeftxo.
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