1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: Klingon
  4. >
  5. "mara 'oH pongwIj'e' 'ej tlhI…

"mara 'oH pongwIj'e' 'ej tlhIngan Hol vIyaj."

Translation:My name is Mara and I understand Klingon.

March 15, 2019

4 Comments


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

pongwIj'e' should be pongwI'e'
because she is a being capable of language :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kahless62003

She is indeed a being capable of language. However, her name is not so the original sentence is correct.


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

I see now, I'm still getting used to this fairly exotic language (from english at least) Thank you


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

Please note that if there were such a thing as "a name which is a being capable of language" there would have to be three apostrophes total in pongwI''e' (one for the -wI' and two for the -'e').

Learn Klingon in just 5 minutes a day. For free.