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  • lingwadeplaneta
    ... Ko-bratas, I too recently encountered several words with ko- and came to conclusion that ko- is definitely always better with a hyphen. Nu ko-fai for ba!
    Message 1 of 19 , Dec 1, 2011
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      --- In lingwadeplaneta@yahoogroups.com, Stephen Rice <ansrith@...> wrote:
      >
      > On 9/30/11, Robert Winter <robert.james.winter@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > I am strongly in favour of retaining hyphens almost everywhere!
      >
      >
      > As a mediating position, why not just hyphenate prefixes? They're the
      > problem for people looking up words. I recently encountered "kogun,"
      > which I took to be a root. It isn't; it's ko-gun. If the word had been
      > hyphenated, I wouldn't even have needed to look it up.
      >

      Ko-bratas,

      I too recently encountered several words with ko- and came to conclusion that ko- is definitely always better with a hyphen.

      Nu ko-fai for ba!

      Dimitri
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