# BPFK Section: Quantity sumtcita

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## Proposed Definitions And Examples

### cmavo: mau (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

Exceeded by. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of zmadu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of zmadu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is exceeded by the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {zmadu}
• {se mau}
• {te mau}
• {ve mau}

• exceeded by
• less than

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

mi'a stali le zdani mau lo nu mi'a litru
We stay at home less than we travel.

### cmavo: se mau (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

More than. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of zmadu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of zmadu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is more than the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {zmadu}
• {mau}
• {te mau}
• {ve mau}

• more than

#### Usage Examples

mi'a ca nelci le cmalu trene ne semau le sorprekarce
We like the small train, more so than the bus.
mi'a litru semau lo nu stali le zdani
We travel more than we stay at home.

### cmavo: te mau (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

More in property. Tags a sumti as fitting the 3rd place of zmadu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 3rd place of zmadu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is exceeding something unspecified in the property which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {zmadu}
• {mau}
• {se mau}
• {ve mau}

#### Proposed Keywords

• more in property

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

mi kalte lo finpe be te mau lo ka xamgu .enai lo ka tilju
I catch better fish, not heavier.

### cmavo: ve mau (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

More by amount. Tags a sumti as fitting the 4th place of zmadu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 4th place of zmadu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is exceeding something unspecified by the amount which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {zmadu}
• {mau}
• {se mau}
• {te mau}

#### Proposed Keywords

• more by amount

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

mi krixa ve mau lo decti klanrbeli be li so
I yell 9 decibels louder.

### cmavo: po'i (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

In the sequence. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of porsi. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of porsi and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is in the sequence which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {porsi}
• {se po'i}
• {te po'i}

#### Proposed Keywords

• in the sequence

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

la djan lumci le denci po'i lo cerni tadji
John brushes his teeth as part of his morning routine.

### cmavo: se po'i (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Sequenced by rules. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of porsi. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of porsi and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is in a sequence that is ordered by the rules which are the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {porsi}
• {po'i}
• {te po'i}

#### Proposed Keywords

• rules for sequencing
• sequenced by rules

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

lo'e naljibri cradi sazri cu cusku lo namcu ne se po'i tu'a lo ka zenba kei lo jivna
Ham radio operators say numbers to their competitors in increasing order.

### cmavo: te po'i (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Ordering items. Tags a sumti as fitting the 3rd place of porsi. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 3rd place of porsi and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is associated with a non-sequence-ordered set of elements which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {porsi}
• {po'i}
• {se po'i}

#### Proposed Keywords

• ordering items

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows.

mi zbasu lo zdani te po'i lo bliku
I build a house out of blocks.

### cmavo: ci'u (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

On the scale. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of ckilu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of ckilu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is on the scale which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {ckilu}
• {se ci'u}

• on scale

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

le stasu cu febvi ne'i le toknu ci'u lo si'o kelvo
The stew is boiling in the stove, which can be measured in kelvins.

### cmavo: se ci'u (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

On scale measuring. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of ckilu. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of ckilu and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is on some scale which measures the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {ckilu}
• {ci'u}

• measuring

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

le stasu cu febvi ne'i le toknu se ci'u lo za'i glare
The stew is boiling in the stove, which can be measured on a scale of temperature.

### cmavo: la'u (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

Quantified. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of klani. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of klani and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is quantified by is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {klani}
• {se la'u}

• quantified

#### Usage Examples

doi ianxek la'u ma do pilno la ocamel
Ianxek, how much do you use OCaml?
pe'i mi citka lo finpe be la'u lo dukse
I think I eat too much fish.

### cmavo: se la'u (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

In quantity. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of klani. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of klani and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is quantified by the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {klani}
• {la'u}

• in quantity

#### Usage Examples

le nolraitru cu clani se la'u li so'i te la'u lo se gradu be lo mitre be li pa no no
The king (who's really tall, hundreds of metres).

(Somewhat modified.)

### cmavo: te la'u (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Measured on scale. Tags a sumti as fitting the 3rd place of klani. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 3rd place of klani and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is measured on a scale which is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {klani}
• {la'u}
• {ckilu}

#### Proposed Keywords

• measured on scale

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

mi jivna limna te la'u lo si'o sutra
I swim in a competition, measuring the speed.
le ti cukta cu barda te la'u lo si'o valsi .enai lo si'o papri
This book is long measured in words, but not measured in pages.

### cmavo: me'a (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

Undercut by. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of mleca. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of mleca and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is undercut by (more than) the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {se me'a}
• {te me'a}
• {ve me'a}
• {mleca}

• undercut by
• more than

#### Usage Examples

Heavily edited from the original:

.ui me'a lo so ki'o mei lerpinsle
It is more than 9000 lines!

### cmavo: se me'a (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Less than. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of mleca. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of mleca and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is less than the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {me'a}
• {te me'a}
• {ve me'a}
• {mleca}

• less than

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

mi catlu lo veltivni se me'a lo nu mi tcidu
I watch TV less than I read.

### cmavo: te me'a (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Less in property. Tags a sumti as fitting the 3rd place of mleca. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 3rd place of mleca and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is less than something unspecified in the property that is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {mleca}
• {me'a}
• {se me'a}
• {ve me'a}

#### Proposed Keywords

• less in property

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

lo canto cu cadzu te me'a lo ka sutra
Elephants walk less quickly.

### cmavo: ve me'a (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Less by amount. Tags a sumti as fitting the 4th place of mleca. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 4th place of mleca and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is less than something unspecified by the amount that is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {mleca}
• {me'a}
• {se me'a}
• {te me'a}

#### Proposed Keywords

• less by amount

#### Usage Examples

do krixa ve me'a lo decti klanrbeli be li so
You yell 9 decibels softer.

### cmavo: ji'e (BAI)

#### Proposed Definition

Up to limit. Tags a sumti as fitting the 1st place of jimte. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 1st place of jimte and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is limited by the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {jimte}
• {se ji'e}
• {te ji'e}

• up to limit
• limited by

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

do kakne lo nu snada kei ji'e po'o lo se djica be do
Your ability to succeed is limited only by what you desire.

You can succeed in whatever you want.

### cmavo: se ji'e (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

As a limit of. Tags a sumti as fitting the 2nd place of jimte. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 2nd place of jimte and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is a limit of the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {jimte}
• {ji'e}
• {te ji'e}

#### Proposed Keywords

• as a limit of

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

lo citno prenu cu co'a xabju lo balcu'e tcadu se ji'e lo nu verba .e lo nu makcu
Young people move to university towns, demarcating the transition from childhood to adulthood.

### cmavo: te ji'e (BAI*)

#### Proposed Definition

Limited in property. Tags a sumti as fitting the 3rd place of jimte. Augments the bridi in which it occurs, adding an extra, un-numbered place with the meaning of the 3rd place of jimte and then fills it with the tagged sumti. In other words, the event described by the bridi is limited in the property or domain that is the referent of the tagged sumti.

• {jimte}
• {ji'e}
• {se ji'e}

#### Proposed Keywords

• limited in property

#### Usage Examples

None found. Constructed example follows:

lo te cange cu crepu lo gurni te ji'e lo ka detri
Farmers harvest their grain, which is temporally constrained.