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by janTepanNetaPelin
Mon Jul 03, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: Left and Right
Replies: 9
Views: 1234

Re: Left and Right

toki,

I would experiment with "the side of the heart" and "the main side":

* poka pilin = left
* poka lawa = right

mi tawa.
by janTepanNetaPelin
Sat May 06, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 473

Re: soon, recently, and more

When Toki Pona distinguishes between, say, "jelo", "loje" and "laso", I'd rather stick to that distinction. For example, I wouldn't use "jelo" instead of "laso". This being said, similarly, when Toki Pona distinguishes between "poka", "...
by janTepanNetaPelin
Fri May 05, 2017 2:58 am
Forum: ante toki
Topic: soweli Pu en jan pi ale ale ale
Replies: 1
Views: 135

soweli Pu en jan pi ale ale ale

toki!

mi tan toki Inli e lipu "Winnie Pooh and All, All, All". o lukin o musi! : ) wan lipu mute li lon.

https://github.com/stefichjo/toki-pona/blob/master/musi/soweli-wini-pu-en-jan-pi-ale-ale-ale.md

mi tawa.
by janTepanNetaPelin
Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: musi
Topic: len pi toki pona?
Replies: 4
Views: 390

Re: len pi toki pona?

tawa mi la sitelen pona pi nimi "toki pona" li pona (sin). poka ni la sitelen pona pi nimi "toki pona" li jo e linja 3 lon sewi. : )

mi tawa.
by janTepanNetaPelin
Thu Apr 06, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: sin pi toki pona
Topic: nasin toki pi toki pona
Replies: 85
Views: 18641

Re: nasin toki pi toki pona

(previously posted on Facebook)

toki! I have rewritten my Toki Pona grammar + dictionary. I hope you like it.
jan Tepan

https://github.com/stefichjo/toki-pona/blob/master/nasin-toki.md
by janTepanNetaPelin
Fri Mar 24, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: meli lili pi len loje
Replies: 32
Views: 2107

Re: meli lili pi len loje

jan Same wrote:I got rid of the commas before the PP, I know it made things clearer, but it really messed the ‘flow’ up.


Great. :)
by janTepanNetaPelin
Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: sin pi toki pona
Topic: nasin toki pi toki pona
Replies: 85
Views: 18641

Re: nasin toki pi toki pona

toki! I changed the wording for describing word order. I previously used the words "sinpin"/"monsi", whereas now I use "kama"/"pini" for "following"/"preceding" and "lon kama"/"lon pini" for "before"/"afte...
by janTepanNetaPelin
Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: sin pi toki pona
Topic: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples
Replies: 57
Views: 11261

Re: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples

jan_Lope wrote:
"Simplify your thoughts. Less is more." pu page 9



Well played. :D

mi tawa.
by janTepanNetaPelin
Thu Mar 23, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: sin pi toki pona
Topic: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples
Replies: 57
Views: 11261

Re: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples

There is no example in the Official Book for nested pi-phrases. The goal of Toki Pona is simplicity. Keep Toki Pona as simple as possible! Nested phrases are not simple. For a better understanding see the languages of the Pirahã. This language has some similarities to Toki Pona and has no recursion...
by janTepanNetaPelin
Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: sin pi toki pona
Topic: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples
Replies: 57
Views: 11261

Re: I'm updating my Toki Pona lessons and I'm looking for good text examples

Where do you get the information that "li"-phrases can be nested? Several "li"-phrases blong to the subject and not to other "li"-phrases. Or with other words: a verb phrase can only belong to the noun phrase and not to an other verb phrase. Commas before or after an o...

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