----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, September 24, 2001 11:49
Subject: Re: Montanian
> joe wrote:
> > Not exactly, Khu,
means person, but if you must distinguish, which
> > they rarely do,
plain khu means man, and tallak khu means woman.
> So it *is* a
default male, then. But, what if one needed to say "man",
making it clear that one meant specifically a male adult human
being? Would one have to say "Not-breasted man", "Man, not
> Man" or what?
It ias considered impolite to differentate, so I'll
try to avoid anything like that. To say tallak khu is considered
impolite to say to anyone.