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  • Part 4 - Grammar

    Understand "utiliser [something]" as utiliser. [todo : developper par la suite]
    Utiliser is an action applying to one thing.
    Carry out utiliser: say "Veuillez indiquer un verbe plus précis.".

    Understand the command "actionner" as utiliser.

    [ note :
    blowing' action, intended for woodwind instruments and perhaps the occasional siphon, has been withdrawn from the built-in set: it no longer seems to us part of the essential core of actions. We have similarly removed praying, digging, jumping over, filling and swimming

    à implémenter par la suite :

    After reading a command:
            if the player's command is a topic listed in the Table of Compound
    Actions
            begin;
                    try the specified action entry;
                    reject the player's command;
            end if;

    Table of Compound Actions
    topic   specified action
    "descend"       going down
    "ascend"        going up
    "diagnose"      examining yourself

    ]


    Understand "quitter" as quitting the game.
    Understand "sauver" or "sauvegarder" as saving the game.
    Understand "recommencer" as restarting the game.
    Understand "charger" or "restaure" as restoring the game.

    [Understand "transcription" or "transcription on" as switching the story
        transcript on.
    Understand "script off" or "transcript off" as switching the story transcript off. "deja pris avec transcript = mot long]

    Understand "mode court" as preferring abbreviated room descriptions.
    Understand "mode long" as preferring unabbreviated room descriptions.
    Understand "mode normal" as preferring sometimes abbreviated room descriptions.
    Understand "noms" or "pronoms" as requesting the pronoun meanings.
    Understand "notifier" or "notification on" as switching score notification on.
    Understand "notifier off" or "notification off" as switching score notification off.


    Understand "entrer" as InGoing.
    InGoing is an action applying to nothing.
    Carry out InGoing: try going inside.

    Understand "entrer dans/par [something]" or "entrer [something]" as entering.
    Understand the command "rentrer" as "entrer".


    Understand "asseoir vous [something]" or "asseoir vous dans/sur [something]" or "asseoir vous en haut de/du/des [something]" as entering.
    Understand the command "allonger" or "coucher" as "asseoir".

    Understand "descendre" as DownGoing.
    DownGoing is an action applying to nothing.

        
    Carry out DownGoing:
        if the player is on a supporter (called truc)
            begin;
                try getting off truc;
            otherwise;
                try going down;
        end if.


    Understand "descendre de [something]" as getting off.
    Understand "descendre du [something]" as getting off.
    Understand "descendre des [something]" as getting off.

    [todo : descendre vers etc]

    Understand "sortir" or "sortir de la" or "sortir d'ici" or "dehors" as exiting.

    Understand "sortir vers/a/au/de/du/des/d' [something]" as OutGoing.
    OutGoing is an action applying to one thing.
    Carry out OutGoing: try going outside.


    Understand the command "partir" as "sortir".

    Understand "aller ->/à/a/au/en/vers/par [direction]" or "aller [direction]" as going.
    Understand "aller vers le bas" or "aller en bas" as DownGoing.

    Understand "aller [something]" or "aller ->/à/a/au/en/vers/par/dans/sur/sous [something]" as entering.

    Understand the command "marcher", "courir", "passer", "fuir", "suivre", "emprunter" and "franchir" as "aller".


    UpStanding is an action applying to nothing.

    Understand "debout" as UpStanding.
    Understand "lever" or "lever vous" as UpStanding.

    Carry out UpStanding:
        if the player is in location
            begin;
                say "Inutile.";
            otherwise;
                [say "(sortir)";]
                try exiting;
            end if.


    Understand "lever [something]" as taking.
    Understand the command "relever" or "soulever" as "lever".

    Understand "monter ->/à/a/au/en/vers/par/dans/sur/sous [something]" as entering.

    Understand "boire [something]" or "boire de/dans [something]" or "boire du [something]" or "boire à/a/au/aux [something]" or "boire de l'[something]" as drinking.
    Understand the command "avaler" and "siroter" as "boire". [TODO : avaler => manger au lieu de boire?]

    Understand "manger [something preferably held]" or "manger du [something preferably held]" as eating.
    Understand the command "devorer", "grignoter", "mastiquer" et "ingerer" as "manger".

    Understand "bruler [something]" or "mettre le feu à/a/au/aux [something]" as burning. [todo ? bruler [something] avec [held]]
    Understand the command "embraser", "cramer" et "incendier" as "bruler".

    Understand "attaquer [someone]" or "tuer [someone]" or "torturer [someone]" or "cogner [someone]" as attacking. [someone est redondant si on a something par ailleurs mais l'inverse n'est pas vrai]

    Understand "attaquer [something]" or "attaquer a/au/contre [something]" or "attaquer à [something]" or "cogner [something]" as attacking.

    Understand the command "frapper", "combattre", "briser", "detruire", or "casser" as "attaquer".

    Understand "presser [device]" as pushing.
    Understand "presser [something]" as squeezing.
    Understand the command "tordre" and "ecraser" and "comprimer" as "squeeze".

    [ruiner a ete retire]
    [vider a ete retire]
    [remplir/emplir a ete retire]

    Understand "couper [something]" as cutting.
    Understand the commands "decouper", "trancher" and "elager" as "couper".

    [Understand "transferer [something] vers/dans/sur [something]" as transfering.]

    Understand "prendre [things]" as taking.
    Understand the command "pr", "ramasser", "decoller" and "cueillir" as "prendre".

    Understand "prendre [direction]" or "prendre vers [direction]" as going.

    Understand "deposer [things preferably held]" or "deposer [things preferably held] sur le sol" or "deposer [things preferably held] au sol" or "deposer [things preferably held] par terre" or "mettre [things preferably held] sur le sol" or "mettre [things preferably held] au sol" or "mettre [things preferably held] par terre" as dropping.
    Understand "deposer [other things] dans [something]" or "mettre [other things] dans [something]" or "inserer [other things] dans [something]" as inserting it into.
    Understand "deposer [other things] sur [something]" or "mettre [other things] sur [something]" as putting it on.

    Understand the commands "placer" as "mettre".

    Understand the command "poser" and "abandonner" and "lacher" and "laisser" and "laisser tomber" as "deposer".

    [getting off : utilisé avec DownGoing sans doute]

    Understand "enlever [things inside] de/du/des [something]" as removing it from.

    Understand "enlever [something preferably held]" as taking off.

    Understand the command "retirer" and "oter" as "enlever".

    Understand "lancer [something preferably held] sur/vers/contre [something]" or "lancer [something preferably held] en direction de [something]" or "lancer [something preferably held] en direction du [something]" or "lancer [something preferably held] dans [something]" as throwing it at.

    Understand the command "jeter" as "lancer".

    Understand "revetir [something preferably held]" or "mettre [something preferably held]" or "habiller vous de/du/des/avec [something preferably held]" as wearing.

    Understand "habiller vous" as a mistake ("Veuillez préciser avec quoi vous voulez vous habiller.")

    Understand "regarder" or "regarder autour" as looking.
    Understand "regarder [something]" as examining.
    Understand "regarder dans/sur/derriere [something]" as searching.
    Understand "regarder a l'interieur de [something]" as searching.
    Understand "regarder a l'interieur du [something]" as searching.
    Understand "regarder a travers [something]" as searching.
    Understand "regarder sous [something]" as looking under.



    Understand the command "examiner", "decrire", "observer", "r", "v" and "voir" as "regarder".


    Understand "chercher [something]" or "chercher dans/sur [something]" as searching.
    Understand the command "fouiller" as "chercher".

    Understand "consulter [text] dans [something]" as consulting it about (with nouns reversed).
    Understand "consulter [something] au sujet de [text]" or "consulter [something] à/a propos de [text]" as consulting it about.
    [todo : voir si on peut améliorer consult, mais qui l'utilise ?]

    Understand "sentir" as smelling.
    Understand "sentir [something]" as smelling.
    Understand the command "renifler" as "sentir".

    Understand "ecouter" as listening.
    Understand "ecouter [something]" as listening.
    Understand the command "entendre" as "ecouter".

    Understand "gouter [something]" as tasting.

    Understand "toucher [something]" as touching.
    Understand the command "caresser" as "toucher".
    Understand the command "tater" as "toucher".

    Understand the command "read" as something new.
    [Understand the command "lire" as something new.]

    Reading is an action applying to one thing.
    [will we keep this difference in the future ? TODO]

    Understand "read [something]" or "lire [something]" as reading.


    Carry out reading:
        say "[if the French 3PSPa Language option is active]Il n[']y avait rien de spécial à lire ici.[otherwise if the French 1PSPa Language option is active]Je n'avais rien de spécial à lire ici.[otherwise if the French 1PSPr Language option is active]Je n'ai rien de spécial à lire ici.[otherwise]Il n[']y a rien de spécial à lire ici.[end if]".

    Understand "consulter [something] sur [text]" or "consulter [something] a [text]" or "consulter [something] a propos de [text]" as consulting it about.

    Understand "tirer [something]" as pulling.
    Understand the command "trainer" as "tirer".

    Understand "pousser [something]" as pushing.
    Understand "pousser [something] vers [direction]" or "pousser [something] à/a/en [direction]" or "pousser [something] au [direction]" as pushing it to.
    Understand the command "deplacer", "bouger" as "pousser". [TODO : and "presser" here ? = squeeze]

    Understand "appuyer [something]" or "appuyer sur [something]" as pushing.

    Understand "regler" as setting it to.
    Understand "regler [something] to [text]" as setting it to.
    Understand the command "ajuster" as "regler".

    [Understand "tourner" as turning.]
    Understand "tourner [something]" as turning.
    Understand the command "devisser" and "visser" as "tourner".

    Understand "eteindre [something]" as switching off.
    Understand the command "arreter" as "eteindre".

    Understand "allumer [something]" or "mettre [something] en marche/route" or "mettre en marche/route [something]" as switching on.
    Understand the command "demarrer" and "commuter" as "allumer".

    Understand "balancer [something]" or "balancer vous à/a/au/aux/sur [something]" as swinging.

    Understand the command "pendre", "suspendre" and "osciller" as swing.

    Understand "frotter [something]" as rubbing.

    [-- ajout bibl. fr.]
    Rubbing it with is an action applying to two things.
    Carry out rubbing it with:
        say "[if the French 3PSPa Language option is active]Il n'arriva à rien ainsi.[otherwise if the French 1PSPa Language option is active]Je n'arrivai à rien comme ça.[otherwise if the French 1PSPr Language option is active]Je n'arrive à rien comme ça.[otherwise]Vous n'arrivez à rien comme ça.[end if]".

    Understand "frotter [something] avec [something preferably held]" as rubbing it with.
    Understand "frotter [something preferably held] sur [something]" as rubbing it with (with nouns reversed).

    [-- fin ajout]

    Understand the commands "cirer", "astiquer", "balayer", "nettoyer", "depoussierer", "essuyer" and "recurer" as "frotter".

    Understand ["nouer [something]" or] "nouer [something] ->/à/a/au/aux/avec/sur [something]" as tying it to.
    Understand the command "attacher", "fixer", "connecter" and "brancher" as "nouer".

    [TODO : faire parler, dire etc ici]


    Talking to is an action applying to one thing.
    Carry out talking to:
        say "[if the French 3PSPa Language option is active]Il ne sut pas quoi dire.[otherwise if the French 3PSPr Language option is active]Il ne sait pas quoi dire.[otherwise if the French 1PSPa Language option is active]Je ne savais pas quoi dire.[otherwise if the French 1PSPr Language option is active]Je ne sais pas quoi dire.[otherwise]Vous ne savez pas quoi dire.[end if]".

        
    Understand "talk to [someone]" and "greet [someone]" and "speak to [someone]" and "parler ->/à/a/au/aux/avec [someone]" and "questionner [someone]" as talking to.

    Understand "questionner [someone]" as talking to.

    Understand "repondre [text] ->/à/a/au/aux [someone]" as answering it that (with nouns reversed).
    [Understand the commands "say", "shout" and "speak" as "answer".]

    [todo : Understand "raconter ->/à/a/au/aux [someone] a propos de [text]" as telling it about.]

    Understand "questionner [someone] a propos de [text]" or "questionner [someone] à propos de [text]" or "questionner [someone] au sujet de [text]" or "questionner [someone] au sujet du/des [text]" or "questionner [someone] sur [text]" as asking it about.

    Understand the command "interroger" as "questionner".


    Understand "demander [something] ->/à/a/au/aux [someone]" as asking it for (with nouns reversed). [todo : check reversed]

    Understand "agiter les mains" or "agiter la main" as waving hands.
    Understand "saluer" or "saluer avec la main" [or "saluer [someone]" or "saluer [someone] avec la main"] as waving hands. [todo: on ne peut ajouter un cod]

    Waving hands to is an action applying to one thing. Understand "saluer [someone]" or "saluer [someone] avec la main" as waving hands to.

    Carry out waving hands to:
        say "[if the French 3PSPa Language option is active]Il salua [the noun].[otherwise if the French 3PSPr Language option is active]Il salue [the noun].[otherwise if the French 1PSPa Language option is active]Je saluai [the noun].[otherwise if the French 1PSPr Language option is active]Je salue [the noun].[otherwise]Vous saluez [the noun].[end if]".
        

    Understand "agiter [something]" as waving.
    Understand the command "brandir", "secouer" as "agiter".

    Understand "montrer [something] ->/à/a/au/aux [someone]" as showing it to.
    [something preferably held or not ? was not in french I6]
    Understand the command "presenter" and "pointer" as "montrer".

    Understand "reveiller vous" [or "se reveiller" : ne jamais mettre ainsi] or "reveiller le joueur" as waking up.
    Understand "reveiller [someone]" as waking.
    Understand the command "eveiller" as "reveiller".

    Understand "embrasser [someone]" as kissing.
    Understand the command "etreindre" as "embrasser".

    Understand "chanter" as singing.
    Understand the command "fredonner" as "chanter".

    [Understand "souffler dans [something preferably held]" or "souffler [something preferably held]" as blowing. [blow non implemente dans I7...]]

    Understand "attendre" or "a" or "patienter" as waiting.

    [Understand "prier" as praying. Pas dans I7]

    Understand "penser" as thinking.
    Understand the command "reflechir" as "penser".

    Understand "dormir" as sleeping.
    Understand the command "somnoler" as "dormir"

    Understand "oui" as saying yes.
    Understand the command "yep" as "oui".

    Understand "non" as saying no.

    Understand "desole" as saying sorry.


    Understand "zut" as swearing mildly.
    Understand the commands "crotte", "mince" and "damned" as "zut".
    Understand "merde" as swearing obscenely.
    Understand the commands "putain" and "bordel" as "merde".


    Understand "monter" as UpGoing.
    UpGoing is an action applying to nothing.
    Carry out UpGoing: try going up.



    Understand "grimper [something]" or "grimper sur [something]" or "grimper par-dessus [something]" or "grimper a/au/aux/par/dans [something]" as climbing.
    Understand the command "gravir" and "escalader" as "grimper".

    [jump over not in I7]
    Understand "sauter" as jumping.
    Understand the command "bondir" as "sauter".

    Understand the command "swim" as something new.
    Swimming is an action applying to nothing. Understand "swim" or "dive" or "nager" or "plonger" as swimming.

    Carry out swimming:
        say "[if the French 3PSPa Language option is active]Il n[']y avait pas assez d'eau pour nager dedans.[otherwise if the French 3PSPr Language option is active]Il n[']y a pas assez d'eau pour nager dedans.[otherwise if the French 1PSPa Language option is active]Il n[']y avait pas assez d'eau pour nager dedans.[otherwise if the French 1PSPr Language option is active]Il n[']y a pas assez d'eau pour nager dedans.[otherwise]Il n[']y a pas assez d'eau pour nager dedans.[end if]".


    Understand "fermer [something]" as closing.

    Understand "fermer [something] avec [something preferably held]" or "fermer [something] a cle" or "fermer [something] a clef" as locking it with.

    Understand the command "verrouiller" as "fermer".

    Understand "ouvrir [something]" as opening.

    Understand "ouvrir [something] avec [something preferably held]" as unlocking it with.

    Understand the command "deverrouiller" and "forcer" as "ouvrir".

    Understand "inventaire" as taking inventory.   [todo : invtall et invwide]

    Understand "acheter [something]" as buying.

    Understand "donner [something preferably held] ->/à/a/au/aux [someone]" as giving it to.
    Understand "donner [someone] [something preferably held]" as giving it to (with nouns reversed).

    Understand the commands "payer" and "offrir" and "remettre" as "donner".

    Understand "nourrir [someone] avec [something preferably held]" as giving it to (with nouns reversed).

    Understand "* [text]" or "*[text]" as a mistake ("[italic type][bracket]Commentaire noté.[close bracket][roman type]").
    [utile pour transcripts, mais la version sans espace ne fonctionne pas]