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"I am a Klingon and I am a warrior."

Translation:tlhIngan jIH 'ej SuvwI' jIH.

June 28, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arkadios200

Could this be written “tlhIngan SuvwI’ je jIH”?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DavidTrimb3

It would mean the same thing, yes. I am a Klingon and I am a warrior can be colloquially reduced to I am a Klingon and a warrior (just as jISoptaH 'ej jItlhutlhtaH I am eating and I am drinking can colloquially be reduced to I am eating and drinking), and I am a Klingon and a warrior can also be translated as tlhIngan SuvwI' je jIH.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/loghaD

Quite right; this is now an accepted translation. Thanks!

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