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On Wed, 22 Nov 2006 05:52:18 -0500, [log in to unmask] wrote:

>li [Rex May] mi tulis la
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>> I've been thinking about adding the second concept to Ceqli,
>> along with the first,  in keeping with its
>> status as the 'language of options.'
>>
>> Another way, sort of, would be simply to add a particle that
>> marks a direct object.  Then we'd have
>>
>> zi ku go.  You hit me.
>> go beku zi.  I am-hit-by you
>> go spe zi ku.  I experience you hit.
>> bo go zi ku. Objective me you hit.
>
>I use the particle too.  It allows the SVO word order to be broken up so
>an object can be moved to the beginning for focus.
>
>	fo bit mo.		You hit me.
>	u mo fo bit. 	Me, you hit.
>	mo bita fo.		I be-hit (by) you.
>
>
>> Finally, Ceqli permits OSV also, so
>>
>> go zi ku.  Me, you hit.
>>
>> Is also acceptable.
>
>
>Too ambiguous.  Could be misinterpreted as "I hit you" especially by
>someone used to SOV word order (about 40% of all languages).
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Good point.  I've condidered requiring a pause, represented by a comma, after the first word.