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go la alis ba lumci lo kumfa gi la kevin cu sidju la alis
Alice will clean a room if, and only if, Kevin helps her.
la alis e ke la kevin a la edvard ba vitke lo nu penmi
Alice and either Kevin or Eduard will visit the meeting.
la alis e la kevin a la edvard ba vitke lo nu penmi
Either Alice and Kevin or Eduard will visit the meeting.
de'i'e
experimental cmavo in the year N. na'ardetri modal. ex.) la berlin.bitm cu porpi de'i'e li pasobiso (The Berlin Wall was broken in 1989.) See also de'i; de'i'a, de'i'i, de'i'o, de'i'u.
doinai
cmavo-compound "anti-vocative": specifically denies that the referent is the intended listener. *Note: Only accepted by experimental grammar* (u'u doinai la .djon.) = "Sorry, I wasn't talking to you, John". May also be used alone if the referent is obvious from context.
zbusufukai
fu'ivla x1 is BSFK-ish / BSFK-like in aspect x2 (ka) Refers to "la bauspo fazykamni", the evil counterpart of the BPFK. Essentially, this is used to jokingly mean, "x1 has good potential to destroy Lojban forever"
la .tam. pu simlu milxe bo spaji lo nu facki lo nu la .meris. la .djan. spebi'o
Tom seemed quite surprised when he heard that Mary and John had gotten married.
la .tom. cu simlu lo ka lo du'u la .maris. joi la .djon. pu ba'o spesi'u cu nalble spaji ce'u
Tom seemed quite surprised when he heard that Mary and John had gotten married.
detke'u
lujvo The date [day,week,month,year] x1=d1=k1 is recurrence/repetition of the date [day,week,month,year] of the first event x2=d2, for the x3=k3'rd time, in system x3. detri zei krefu. krefu2 corresponds to the date of the first event, but the place is omitted for simplicity. x4 may indicate the system of recurrence: a day of the week/month; a day/month of the year (anniversary); a year of the century etc. ex.) li renopavo pi'e pano pi'e re detke'u lo nu la gandis noi banli cu jbena kei li pavomu lo pa nanca be fi la gregoris (October 2 of 2014 is Mahatma Gandhi's 145th birthday counted by year of Gregorian calendar.)
funtiio
fu'ivla x1 (plural of ordered pairs) is an exhaustive set (possibly infinite) of inputs/outputs defining a unary function which yields result x3 when given input x2; x1(x2) = x3 "f(x) = z" == "fy funtiio xy fi zy". "lo ro se zilbri be lo ka ce'u sumji ce'u li pa" is a way to extract the input/output set of the relation "f(x) = x−1", so that you can use it as funtiio's x1. Using a la-name for referring to a function is also an option, for example "la .fankcyn. cu funtiio li re li ci". See also fancu, fancuka.
zai'e
experimental cmavo jargon word indicator; indicates next word is a jargon word Jargon words are to have a single, defined, specialized meaning within one particular narrow context (e.g. a game, field of study, or industry), but may also be assigned to other meanings in other contexts. // Proposed rafsi: -zam-. Afterthought variant: zi'ai // Jargonic context, if needed, may be explicated using tanru, including with bo'ei / me la...ku clauses, or even defined with a specific meaning using the assigned rafsi e.g. samyzamsmacu or {gugyl zei zamgri}
mi djica lo nu citka la kimbab.
I want to eat kimbap.
mi klama la paris ca lo bavlamdei
I'm travelling to Paris tomorrow.
mi ma'ekla la paris ca lo bavlamdei
I will drive to Paris tomorrow.
la .deivid. zvati lo zdani be vo'a
David is at home.
ra ne semau la Tom cu tordu
He's shorter than Tom.