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"tlhIH lIDev 'Iv?"

Translation:Who leads you?

October 26, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/freefly42

Is tlhIH necessary here or is it just some kind of emohasis?


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

It is not necessary. The object of lI- must be tlhIH, so the tlhIH in the object position is completely redundant. As you suggest, this type of redundancy is often interpreted in an emphatic way: "Who leads YOU?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/freefly42

Thanks. Your explanations are most helpful.

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