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"Few people can speak Japanese perfectly."

Translation:nIpon Hol lujatlhlaHchu' ghotpu' puS.

December 18, 2019

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

Except over a 100 million japanese.


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

It's probably hard for a lot of them, too.


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

-laH is a Type 5 verb suffix, and -chu' a Type 6. So "jatlhchu'laH is impossible, right? But the rover -be could be used to indicate either the ability to speak perfectly, or the utter inabilty to speak. I think I answered my own question.

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