1.7. Captions to Pictures

The following examples list the Lojban caption, with a translation, for the picture at the head of each chapter. If a chapter's picture has no caption, (none) is specified instead.

Chapter 1

coi .lojban.

Greetings, O Lojban!

coi rodo

Greetings, all-of you

Chapter 2

(none)

Chapter 3

.i .ai .i .ai .o

[untranslatable]

Chapter 4

jbobliku

Lojbanic-blocks

Chapter 5

(none)

Chapter 6
leirenanmucubevrilerenanmu
The-mass-oftwomencarrythetwomen

Two men (jointly) carry two men (both of them).

Chapter 7
madranidanfu
[What-sumti]is-the-correcttype-of-answer?
.idi'e
The-next-sentence.
.idi'u.idei
The-previous-sentence.This-sentence.
.iri.ido'i
The-previous-sentence.An-unspecified-utterance.
Chapter 8
koviskareprenupoibrunala.santas.
[You!]seetwopersonswho-arebrothers-ofSanta.
Chapter 9

(none)

Chapter 10
za'oklama
[superfective]come/go

Something goes (or comes) for too long.

Chapter 11
lesi'okunti
Theconcept-ofemptiness
Chapter 12

(none)

Chapter 13
.oiro'iro'aro'o
[Pain!][emotional][social][physical]
Chapter 14

(none)

Chapter 15
mina'elumcilekarce
Iother-thanwashthecar

I didn't wash the car.

Chapter 16
dratamuplipe'u.djan.
anotherexample[please]John

Another example, John, please!

Chapter 17
zaixanlerfu buly..obu.jyby..abuny.
[Shift]hand-letterslojban

"Lojban" in a manual alphabet

Chapter 18
nono
00
Chapter 19

(none)

Chapter 20

(none)

Chapter 21

(none)