lojbo jufsisku
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.e'o ko dunda fi mi fe lo blacykabri be loi djacu
May I have a glass of water?
le bruna pe mi cu dunda lo bambola nei dibmle mi
My brother gave me a cute doll.
a'o mi te dunda lo kargu karce a ke do'a nai lo karce poi na spofu
Hopefully, I'll be given an expensive car or at least one that isn't broken.
ko sisti lo ka firca lo mi mensi lo ka benji lo se dunda ri
Stop flirting with my sister by sending her gifts.
mi pu lebna lo cukta gi'e dunda lo cukta mi'u nai la alis
I took a book and gave another one to Alice.
mi pu mrilu lo se dunda lo pendo lo dizlo tcana lo sivni
I mailed a present to a friend from a local post office via a private mail system.
mi pu klama fu lo karce fe lo mi patfu noi ta'o pu dunda vo'u mi
I went by car to my father who, by the way, had granted me it.
lo ka dunda lo titla cu xarci lo verba lo makcu
Giving sugar sweets is a weapon against children used by grown-ups.
lujvo x1 is generous to x2 by giving x3 x1=d1=xe1; x2=d3=xe2; x3=d2=jai-xe3. See dunda, xendo, mobdu'a
mi pu cnemu le gerku lo ka bevri lo grana lo ka dunda lo sakta le gerku
I rewarded the dog for bringing the stick by giving it sugar.
gismu rafsi: dap x1 curses/damns/condemns x2 to fate (event) x3. Curse with a specific expression (= dapsku). See also mabla, dimna, cnemu, sfasa, dunda, cusku, cirko, jdima, di'ai.
experimental gismu x1 is an orientation of/on (base) object x2 with features/characteristics/definition x3; x2 is an unoriented version of an object endowed with/given orientation/direction/face x1. Preferred to fardu because of gismu similarity-conflict and the fact that ckaji makes more etymological sense than dunda does. The "giving" is nonagentive. See also: xansa; equivalent zi'evla version: farnadu.
gismu rafsi: caj x1 exchanges/trades/barters commodity x2 for x3 with x4; x1, x4 is a trader/merchant/businessman. Also (adjective:) x1, x2, x4 is/are commercial (better expressed as ka canja, kamcanja). x2/x3 may be a specific object, a commodity (mass), an event (possibly service), or a property; pedantically, for objects/commodities, this is sumti-raising from ownership of the object/commodity (= posycanja for unambiguous semantics); (cf. dunda, friti, vecnu, zarci, jdini, pleji, jdima, jerna, kargu; see note at jdima on cost/price/value distinction, banxa, cirko, dunda, janta, kargu, prali, sfasa, zivle)
experimental cmavo attitudinal modifier: supposed emotion - factual emotion Used for emotions that are non-factual, for example when talking about hypothetical events. la'a ui dai'i mi ba te dunda lo karce lo mi patfu I will probably be given a car by my dad and I would feel happy about it if that happened.
lo jufra dunda lo vanbi be lo valsi .i lo jufra cu prenu pe'a .i ka'e xajmi ja menja'o ja bebna ja pesyja'o ja cniri'a ja xairi'a
Sentences bring context to the words. Sentences have personalities. They can be funny, smart, silly, insightful, touching, hurtful.
.oi sai mi pu ze'u denpa lo nu mi te benji lo se dunda lo pe mi mamta .i ku'i mutce nabmi
Agh. I waited for a long time for the receipt of a present from my mother. However, it's very problematic.