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by Sasin
Sat May 06, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: soon, recently, and more

soon tenpo kama poka near future tenpo kama lili short future shortly arriving time ? tenpo lili kama coming moment tenpo pi kama lili time of short arrival ? shortly arriving time ? recently tenpo pini poka near past tenpo pini lili short past shortly ended time ? tenpo lili pini past moment tenpo...
by Sasin
Fri May 05, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: soon, recently, and more

me thinks that with is a problematic word. it has too many meanings and uses in English.

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with

1.
a : in opposition to : against
had a fight with his brother
b : so as to be separated or detached from
broke with her family
by Sasin
Fri May 05, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: soon, recently, and more

if mi poka sina can mean i am at your side , then logically mi sinpin sina i am at your front , and mi monsi sina i am at your back , and mi noka sina i am at your feet . so here, proximity is expressed through a variety of words. i don't know if these are all acceptable or not, but if poka is to be...
by Sasin
Thu May 04, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: musi
Topic: ale
Replies: 5
Views: 408

Re: ale

jan Lesunijewusuki li seme?
by Sasin
Wed May 03, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: musi
Topic: ale
Replies: 5
Views: 408

ale

ijo li mute li wan.

ijo mute li mi.
mi kulupu ijo.
mi ijo.
mi lon kulupu ijo.
mi mute. mi wan.

mi ijo pini. mi ijo wan pi kulupu ijo.
kulupu li ijo pini. kulupu li ijo wan pi kulupu suli.
kulupu suli li ijo pini. ...ale.
by Sasin
Wed May 03, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: jan pi toki pona
Topic: o jan ali, toki! mi jan SeliKiwen.
Replies: 5
Views: 727

Re: o jan ali, toki! mi jan SeliKiwen.

jan SeliKiwen o musi lon kulupu pi toki pona!
mi jan Josuwa.
kama pona!
by Sasin
Tue May 02, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: soon, recently, and more

a ((short time) ago)...
recently
((tenpo lili) pini) la...
recently ?
(pini (pi tenpo lili)) la...
soon

in a ((short time) coming)...
soon
((tenpo lili) kama) la...
soon ?
(kama (pi tenpo lili)) la...
soon ?
by Sasin
Tue May 02, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: kama sona toki
Topic: soon, recently, and more
Replies: 8
Views: 465

soon, recently, and more

jan pi toki pona o, toki! about a month ago i proposed in the Facebook group that poka be extended to mean near temporally. so tenpo kama poka la... would be soon , and tenpo pini poka la... would be recently . the reason for this: i witness too much confusion over tenpo kama lili la... and tenpo li...
by Sasin
Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: ijo ante | miscellaneous | diversaj
Topic: pilin, ala taso pilin
Replies: 12
Views: 1902

Re: pilin, ala taso pilin

fyi, this conversation is addicting, and i have a pile of dirty dishes which need my attention. i'm just gonna leave a few examples of my process here and come back to this at a later time. thanks. mi pilin pona: i am feeling/emotional/sensitive in a good/simple manner. mi pilin e pona: i make/cause...
by Sasin
Thu Apr 21, 2016 10:42 pm
Forum: ijo ante | miscellaneous | diversaj
Topic: pilin, ala taso pilin
Replies: 12
Views: 1902

Re: pilin, ala taso pilin

for the same thing. i can see the nuanced ways in which they differ, but flipping the adj and adv here appears to give the same result: "i am happy." noun - adj - adv mi pilin pona. i am physically or emotionally sensitive in a good way. mi pona pilin. i am good in a physically or emotiona...

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