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by Birbal
Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:42 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Hyphen, hyphen, where did you go?
Replies: 18
Views: 7451

Re: Hyphen, hyphen, where did you go?

Dudiobugtron, I think you misunderstood the original sentence. Ill in this context is an adverb. According to strict style, hyphens are used most commonly when an adverb-adjective pair is describing a noun without a form of "to be". Consider the following sentences: Arabic, a well-known la...
by Birbal
Sat Sep 15, 2012 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Translations needed: Talk to Me in X
Replies: 30
Views: 13287

Re: Translations needed: Talk to Me in X

Latin (wasn't on the list, but what the heck): "Loquere Latine cum me." It's been a while, but doesn't cum behave as an enclitic with personal pronouns, resulting in something like latine mecum loquere ? Hindi : Devanagari: मुझे हिंदी में बोलिए। Transliteration: mujhe hindi men bolië. (fo...

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