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Lojban sentence search

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purci
gismu rafsi: pur pru x1 is in the past of/earlier than/before x2 in time sequence; x1 is former; x2 is latter. Time ordering only (use lidne otherwise); aorist in that x1 may overlap in time with x2 as long as it starts before, x1 starts before x2 but is continuing during x2 (= cfaprucabna); non-aorist before, i.e. x1 is over/ended before x2 starts (= fampru), x1 is completed before x2 starts (= mulpru). See also lidne, balvi, cabna, farna.
ra srera lo mintu be lo purci
She made the same mistake as before.
pe'i mi'o tugni .i ba'o purci
I think we agree, the past is over.
lo nu la kevin cu cliva pu purci lo nu mi tsuku lo xotli
Kevin left earlier than I arrived at the hotel.
lo purci ka'e te djuno gi'e na ka'e se galfi .i lo balvi ka'e se galfi gi'e na ka'e te djuno
The past can only be known, not changed. The future can only be changed, not known.
lampru
lujvo l1=p1 is recent, immediately preceding l2=p2. Cf. purci.
prupu'i
lujvo pun1 prepones/moves forward pun2 to before pur2. Cf. purci, punji, bavypunji.
pu'urci
fu'ivla x1 happens in the past; x1 happened Absolute time reference. See also pu'au, purci.
purlamke'u
lujvo x1 is the last time/previous time that x2 happened. See purci, lamji, krefu, bavlamke'u, purlamdei
purzga
lujvo p1=z1 previews z2 by means z3 under condition z4. Cf. purci, zgana.
teipru
lujvo x1 is in the past of/earlier than/before x2 in time sequence, separated by an interval of x3 See purci, temci.
tempru
lujvo x1 is in the past of/earlier than/before x2 in time sequence, separated by an interval of x3 See purci, temci
cabna
gismu rafsi: cab x1 is current at/in the present of/during/concurrent/simultaneous with x2 in time. (default x2 is the present resulting in:) x1 is now; time relationship only, 'aorist' claiming simultaneity does not mean one event does not extend into the past or future of the other. See also zvati, balvi, purci, cmavo list ca, cmavo list ca'a.
balvi
gismu rafsi: bav x1 is in the future of/later than/after x2 in time sequence; x1 is latter; x2 is former. Also sequel, succeed, successor, follow, come(s) after; time ordering only (use lidne otherwise); aorist in that x1 may overlap in time with x2 as long as it extends afterwards; non-aorist future (= cfabalvi); (default x2 is the space time reference, whereupon:) x1 will occur. See also lidne, cabna, purci, farna.
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)