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The Klingon Dictionary: The Official Guide to Klingon Words and Phrases (Star Trek) (English Edition) eBook: Marc Okrand: medical-site.info: Kindle-Shop. St Klingon Dictionary by Star Trek - The Klingon Dictionary is the first comprehensive sourcebook for Klingon language and syntax, including fundamental rules. The Klingon Dictionary is the first comprehensive sourcebook for Klingon language and as well as words and expressions that illustrate the complex nature of Klingon culture. The Klingon Dictionary. Star Trek. by Marc Okrand. ebook.
That being said it is a well written fan book. It both acknowledges and covers what is missing from the book with statements like "starfleet has yet to approve a study into Klingon nutrition.
I don't think it would be very helpful on a trip to Kronos but it entertaining and my girlfriend loved it. Can't ask for more than that.
That makes the book work and makes the study so much more fun and interesting. Second, listening to Klingons speak Klingon, especially in the new Discovery series where it is very prominent, is so much more fun after reading this book. It comes to life.
I find myself listening intently to see what words I recognize. A ton of fun! There are now many other sources out there which expand upon the vocabulary of the Klingon language but this book still serves to provide the grammatical structure, basic pronunciation and key concepts of the language. What's more, if you learn it you'll be able to read the various other works available in Klingon like Hamlet and the Tao Te Ching.
Some people might find this book to be a bit technical, but that does seem to be the point.
It lays out the rules for proper Klingon in concise, well-organized chapters. It starts with a guide to letters and pronunciation. Then it moves on to noun and verb prefixes and suffixes. The rules do an excellent job of contrasting the language patterns with English. While we speak more commonly with an active voice He hits the ball.
The book also notes that while the rules presented are the ones for proper Klingon, it is common to leave out some of the unnecessary or implied words for normal speech. After all, "Go!
And this shortened military slang is said to carry over into normal daily speech quite often. There is a large translation vocabulary section, going both from Klingon to English and English to Klingon.
Following that is a short section of common phrases like "Where is the bathroom? I see it getting well-used over time, and I'm sure it will hold up just fine. Star Trek.
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St Klingon Dictionary eBook Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! More books from this author: More books in this series: Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! New Releases Books and The City. The dictionary was first translated into Portuguese and published in Brazil in That book contains many typos and incorrect translations, which can be misleading when learning the language.
There is an online — Swedish translation, Klingonsk ordbok , with Swedish examples and with additional material from later canonical works  to be found at the Klingonska Akademien website.
New vocabulary and grammar rules, published after , can be found in two audio-courses and two more books by Marc Okrand, and in the scholarly journal HolQeD published by the Klingon Language Institute From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Klingon Dictionary Second edition cover. In the Land of Invented Languages: The Klingon Dictionary eBook: Marc Okrand: Kindle-Shop" in German.
Retrieved The Journal of the Klingon Language Institute. Klingon for the Galactic Traveller by Marc Okrand". Star Trek publications.