E f+AOk-sto Tristan McLeay <[log in to unmask]>: >> I wonder if there aren't "nouns" that don't exist outside of the >> phrases with those 3 verbs? > > I doubt they would. Maybe they've never been used, but I imagine they'd > be nothing wrong with it, and it mightn't even sound funny to use them > as a regular noun. Are there any verbs we can't use as a gerund (except > for > ones that have an alternative like 'escape' (n.) instead of 'escaping'). "must" and "can", certainly. ;) These verbs also no longer have infinitives. *Muke! -- http://frath.net/ E jer savne zarj+AOk- mas ne http://kohath.livejournal.com/ Se imn+AOk- koone'f metha http://kohath.deviantart.com/ Brissve m+AOk- kol+AOk- ad+AOI-.