G+ LoME Archive
Jan 09, 2018 (12:53)
Need a word for an non-causative "join (v)".
Jan 09, 2018 (13:31)
- paraphrase with 'enter' (mitta-)
- figure out the transitive verb (yan-? yat-? yatya-? yatta-? yanta-?) and then make it reflexive (as in Russian
- paraphrase with 'become a member'
Jan 09, 2018 (14:18)
Elaran already suggested
in Discord, and I agreed.
Jan 09, 2018 (14:46)
ah, well, sorry then
Jan 09, 2018 (20:59)
why sorry? Your ideas are very good, too. I think I will use
for plain transitive "to join". I very much appreciate your concern and contribution! You have a much longer experience of studying Quenya!
Jan 10, 2018 (09:22)
There are other possibilities/synonyms for the transitive join : e.g.
"link" from LIM (cf.
Jan 10, 2018 (16:41)
indeed all these words are good in their own way!
Jan 10, 2018 (16:51)
'(make) stick, glue'