jan ale o, toki~

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janNuwoma
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janNuwoma » Wed Feb 12, 2014 1:23 pm

is it correct there, though? :x I prefer having the "la" there
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janKipo
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janKipo » Wed Feb 12, 2014 6:17 pm

Well, just about anything is legal before 'la', though not always terribly clear. 'taso la' would be read as just 'taso', I suppose, so OK, but odd.

janSilipu
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janSilipu » Wed Feb 12, 2014 11:38 pm

On the other hand, why is 'taso, and only 'taso' exempt from the need for 'la' in that role and position?

janNuwoma
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janNuwoma » Sun Feb 16, 2014 7:40 pm

janSilipu wrote:On the other hand, why is 'taso, and only 'taso' exempt from the need for 'la' in that role and position?

it sounds like a leftover grammar rule from English :x
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janSilipu
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janSilipu » Sun Feb 16, 2014 11:22 pm

Lon la. Taso mi wile e ante.

Kuti
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby Kuti » Mon Feb 17, 2014 7:43 am

janNuwoma wrote:it sounds like a leftover grammar rule from English :x

this seems to happen to a lot of people, i often wonder where did they learn tp :X

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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby jan_Anti » Tue Feb 18, 2014 6:28 pm

janSilipu wrote:I hope you increase your understanding and get many new good toki ponists.
Tokiponan friends*

janKipo
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Re: jan ale o, toki~

Postby janKipo » Wed Feb 19, 2014 2:40 pm

yes! or "friends of tp"


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