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lo nu da kurji je tolylazni cu sarcu gi'enai ku'i banzu lo nu da snada le tercli
Being careful and diligent is necessary, but not sufficient for passing this course.
.ijebo ty. co'a sipna di'o le loldi ca'o le nu my. klama le bartu mu'i le nu kelci
and Terry went to sleep on the floor, while Mooli went oustide to play.
lo nu catlu lo kanla be do cu cipra lo nu do stace se la'u li xo kau
To look into your eyes is a test of your sincerity.
ka'e ckape lo nu do kanro vau fa lo nu do zukte lo se stidi be la kevin
It can be dangerous for your health to do what Kevin suggested.
mi pu ciksi fe lo nu mi pu na zvati vau fo lo nu mi pu bilma
I explained that I was absent because I was ill.
lo nu nitcu cu mukti ro lo nu finti i mi te mukti lo ka vitke la paris
Necessity is the motive for every invention. I am going to visit Paris.
la uest cu se nabmi ge ki'u nai lo nu .u bu mitcinpa'i nanmu gi ki'u lo nu .u bu simlu lo ka djica lo nu pilno lo nu catni fi lo gubni jibri kei lo nu cpedu lo cinse nu selfu
West is in trouble not because he is a gay man, but because he is a man who was apparently willing to use the power of his public office to solicit sexual favors.
ctununta'a
lujvo x1=n1=c5 is a lecture / an event of verbal teaching by x2=t1=c1 to audience x3=t2=c2 about subject x4=t3=c4 in language x5=t4 with facts taught x6=c3. Cf. ctuca, nu, tavla, ckule, cilre.
datro
experimental gismu x1 (event) is dated/pertaining to day/occurring on day x2 of month x3 of year x4 in calendar x5 Moved from datru due to conflict with tatru.
We felt that detri just didn't work as a culturally-independent date system. The use of pi'e or joi as date mechanisms was insufficient and having the date components built into the place structure seems far more elegant. (Cf. masti, djedi, nanca, nu, fasnu, purci, balvi, jeftu)
datru
experimental gismu x1 (event) is dated/pertaining to day/occurring on day x2 of month x3 of year x4 in calendar x5 Moved to datro due to conflict with tatru.
We felt that detri just didn't work as a culturally-independent date system. The use of pi'e or joi as date mechanisms was insufficient and having the date components built into the place structure seems far more elegant. (Cf. masti, djedi, nanca, nu, fasnu, purci, balvi, jeftu)
friti
gismu rafsi: fit x1 offers/proffers x2 [offering] to x3 with conditions x4. (x4 may be nu canja, nu pleji, etc.; an unconditional offering has the 'condition' of acceptance); x2 may be a specific object, a commodity (mass), an event, or a property; pedantically, for objects/commodities, this is sumti-raising from ownership of the object/commodity (= posfriti, posyselfriti for unambiguous semantics). See also canja, dunda, rinsa, vecnu, jdima, cnemu, pleji, vitke.
ckafre'ole
fu'ivla x1 is a quantity of café au lait [coffee beverage] of composition/type x2. Original café au lait (x2=lo fraso), European variants (x2=lo ropno), American variants (x2=lo bemro), New Orleans variant (x2=la {nu,orlins}). For non-cultural specific usage: coffee with hot milk (=glaladyckafi).
djisku
lujvo x1 expresses/says that they desire x2 (nu/ka) to audience x3 in medium x4, desired for purpose x5 Note that in the past djisku was used for what skudji is more commonly used to mean nowadays. The latter is a more regular lujvo and has mostly supplanted the old djisku in usage.
eilga
fu'ivla x1 (du'u/nu) should (moral obligation) be true/happen by standard x2 Brivla form of ei: "ei broda" = "lo su'u broda cu eilga". Merges bilga_1 and bilga_2. See einvi, zgadi, sarcu
einvi
fu'ivla x1 (agent) thinks x2 (du'u/nu) should (moral obligation) be true/happen about subject/issue x3 on grounds x4 See ei, jinvi, bilga, bigji'i, zgadi
jusysku
lujvo x1 = c1 reproach/criticizes/harshly says c2 = c2 (sedu'u/text/lu'e concept) to x3 = c3 = j2 via expressive medium x4 = c4. See jursa, cusku. Equivalent to "lo nu ko'a cusku ko'e ko'i ko'o kei jursa ko'i".