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le prenu na simlu gi'e ku'i ja'a ckaji lo ka ninmu
The person doesn't look like a woman but she is.
la alis pu ku sinma ja'a gi'e nai sidju vau mi
Alice did respect me but didn't help me.
do pu ja'a sai prije lo ka skicu la'e di'u mi
It was really wise of you to tell me about it.
experimental cmavo elliptical/unspecified truth value; "maybe, maybe not" cau'i, but in NA. Indicates unspecificity or uncertainty between ja'a and na. See cau'e.
cmavo-compound discursive: false-true question. Example: xunai do djuno - 'Don't you know?'. Only negates the question rhetorically, and not the expected answer; go'i/ja'a/je'u still means "Yes, I know".
experimental cmavo affirm last word: attached to cmavo to affirm them; denies negation by nai whenever it is applicable. Suggested by Mark Shoulson in 1999 as an affirmative of nai. By analogy with the pairs na/ja'a, na'e/je'a, and na'i/jo'a.
pu brilugi .i loi sliti tovzi ja'a zarna carna zi lo blixa .i pu ku se mimsi lo brogovzi .i je loi zdaraxa pu ku krixa
'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves, and the mome raths outgrabe.
ko curmi lo nu lo mikce be do cu jdice lo du'u xukau do nitcu lo velmicyxukmi i ganai my cusku zo ja'a gi ko di'i citka vy co'u lo nu my minde do lo nu sisti
Let your doctor decide if you need medication. If he says 'yes', take it regularly until he tells you to stop.
gismu rafsi: ja'a x1 is captain/commander/leader/in-charge/boss of vehicle/domain x2. See also jitro, lidne, te bende, minde, ralju, gidva, bloti.