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gismu rafsi: jgi x1 (person) feels/has pride in/about x2 (abstraction). An emotional combination of satisfaction and respect/esteem towards property(ies) or action(s) of person/entity that has a specific tie to emoter; self-pride (= se'ijgi, tolcumla); use x2 tu'a for pride in non-specific actions/properties of someone. See also cinmo, cumla, sevzi, sinma, snada.
gismu rafsi: sis x1 seeks/searches/looks for property x2 among set x3 (complete specification of set). If searching for an object or an event, use tu'a in x2. See also cirko, kalte, kavbu, kucli, rivbi, manci, facki.
gismu rafsi: tep te'a x1 fears x2; x1 is afraid/scared/frightened by/fearful of x2 (event/tu'a object). Also: x1 feels terror about x2; x2 is fearsome/fearful/frightening/scary to x1 (= selte'a to reorder places). See also snura, xalni, xanka, virnu.
ba lo nu ko'a depyjdari zgatirna tu'a lo te patspu be fi le tertigni kei le pajni goi ko'a cu stika le jalge
After patiently listening to the audience's complaints, the judges changed the results.
pe'i lo za'i lo ro do kansa mi cu zmadu tu'a lo pulji .e lo drata lo ka mi kufra ce'u
For my part, having you lot with me is more reassuring than the police or anything!
la obamas pu xusra lo du'u la romni cu tolmo'i tu'a lo se jinvi be ri i je cu'u O boi R kanpe lo nu do'o si'a tolmo'i
Obama said that Romney is forgetting what his own positions are — "and he's betting that you will too".
lo ni mi baucre cu banzuni ge lo so'i tcini gi nai ku'i lo nu cusku tu'a lo mi selcni noi xoi cafne cu jai nafse'i
My fluency is sufficient for many situations, but not for expressing my — often contradictory — emotions.
ba zi lo nu lo vorme co'a kalri vau le nakni pu klama lo nenri tai lo nu mi'a ca'o denpa tu'a le nakni
As soon as the door opened, he got in as if we were waiting for him.
lo ka di'i tavla fo la lojban cu vajni do lo ka se jalge lo nu do certu tu'a la lojban
Regularly talking in Lojban is important to you in becoming an expert in Lojban.
gismu rafsi: dji x1 desires/wants/wishes x2 (event/state) for purpose x3. If desire is for an object, this is sumti-raising; use tu'a in x2 (or use lujvo = po'edji). See also taske, xagji, mukti, nitcu, nelci, pacna, prami, rigni, trina, xebni, xlura.
experimental cmavo connective modifer/limiter Used for ji and other connective questions. It is preceded by such a connective (question) word and is followed by the set of words or the selma'o name to which the answer is expected/required to belong; the former may be literally a list of cmavo (such as 'zo .e ce zo .a', meaning that only AND or AND-OR are acceptable responses) or the name of a set of them (such as 'non-logical connectives', 'tanru after-thought connectives', 'symmetric connectives', 'all connectives except .u'. etc.). Terminated by ge'u'i. For example 'do djica tu'a loi ckafi ji noi'i lu .enai li'u ce lu na .e li'u ge'u'i loi tcati' asks 'Do you want: some coffee, some tea - where your answer can be only the former or the latter?'.
le nanla no'u la mulis. cu ganse le ka le tirxu cu pendo ku gi'e te preti le nu la teris. djica le nu te jarco tu'a le tcadu my.
The boy, who was Mooli, could tell that Terry was friendly, so he asked Terry if he would like to be shown the city.
le re mei pu troci lo ka ganse le gusni vau za'u re'u i ku'i le re mei na pu djuno lo du'u xu kau la'e de'e cu du lo sinxa poi le re mei ze'u kanpe tu'a ke'a
They both tried to observe it once again. But they didn't know whether that was the sign they had been expecting for so long.
experimental gismu x1 is an open/closed wound on locus x2 caused by x3. Unlike velxai, it's specific to physical injuries pertaining to the surface of an organic body such as skin. Open wounds include ka'arcagna for "incision / incised wound", fercagna for "laceration", gukcagna for "abrasion", tuncagna for "puncture wound", grecagna for "penetration wound", batcagna for "bite wound", dancagna for "gunshot wound", jelcagna for "burn", da'ercagna for "bedsore", furcagna for "necrosis"; closed wounds include daxcagna for "contusion/bruise", camdaxcagna for "hematoma", ra'ircagna for "chronic wound". The victim (the whole of the injured body) may be specified by joining it to the x2 with "po" or putting it directly on x2 with "tu'a".
va'o lo banli lisri pe fi'e la .kristian.anasn. zi'e pe me'e lu lo cnino taxfu be lo balnoltru li'u lo re tcica cu nupre fi lo balnoltru fe tu'a lo cnino taxfu poi na ka'e se viska da poi ke'a na mapti lo ke'a jibri gi'a nalvu'e gi'a bebna
In Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale, "The Emperor's New Clothes," two swindlers promise an emperor beautiful new clothes that are invisible to anyone who is unfit for their position, unjust or stupid.