Aw: Re: The task is to invent names for things
Karsten.Hilbert at gmx.net
Thu Oct 28 02:58:30 EDT 2021
> Karsten Hilbert <Karsten.Hilbert at gmx.net> writes:
> >ite is the -te form (in some uses like a gerundium) of aru
> >(to go, to walk)
> This form, "行って", is written with two "t", as "itte",
> in many transcriptions to convey the gemination (っ) of
> the "t". There is, however, "ite", "居て", the -te form of
> "居る" ("iru" - "to be"), which usually is transcribed "ite".
I stand corrected, thanks. Not the first time that ite/itte
At any rate, it, eh, is rather malleable to word play.
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