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On Sat, Feb 8, 2014 at 11:56 PM, Gary Shannon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I've never studied a language that uses postpositions instead of
> prepositions. I can't quite warp my head around how that must work I take
> the sentence fragment: "IN a cottage ON the edge OF a great forest" and if
> I use postpositions I come up with "a cottage the edge a great forest OF ON
> IN" That just looks like RPN, and I'm sure that's not how it's done in a
> real natlang.

In gjâ-zym-byn, I would say:

ħun-tôn-daj ŝu-i pjylm i rîmâ-ny iŋ ty-ƥ-van.
pine-generalizer-mass property-of edge at house-small inside live-3-V.STATE
forest of edge at cottage in she-lived

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Jim Henry
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