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  • calwen76
    ... person ... means a ... the ... listener. ... It makes a perfect sense now. Thanks a lot. Lucy
    Message 1 of 3 , Mar 31, 2004
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      --- In elfling-d@yahoogroups.com, Kai MacTane <kmactane@G...> wrote:
      > English does not have the concepts of inclusive vs. exclusive 1st
      person
      > plurals, so it all becomes "we". But in Quenya, the inclusive
      means "a
      > group that includes the listener, as well as the speaker", while
      the
      > exclusive means "a group that includes the speaker, but no the
      listener."
      >
      > Make sense now?

      It makes a perfect sense now. Thanks a lot.
      Lucy
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