Tau Empire Codex 2013 | Army Builder Program
Dark Angels Codex 2013
Chaos Daemons Codex 2013
Chaos Space Marines Codex 2012

Warhammer 40k Forum Tau Online

 

Warhammer 40K Forum

Saying stuff right?
Closed Thread
Old 25 Oct 2005, 17:41   #1 (permalink)
Kroot Warrior
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Caister, the bumpy bit on the right hand side of england? you know what i mean?
Posts: 22
Default Saying stuff right?

Hello. Im relativly new to to tau (not 40k just tau) and am stuck on how to pronounce the units? ??? any help would be appriciated.

Thanks, Frazzler.
__________________
The greater good?

what good is less than great?
so if i saw an old lady about too get ran over, i don't help her because she's one person.

I put my kit-Kat wrapper in the bin and help thousands of people by recycling and not damaging the ozone layer??

FINE WITH ME!
Frazzler is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 17:46   #2 (permalink)
Shas'El
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: San Francisco
Posts: 3,432
Send a message via AIM to MechTau
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

Tau - Tow

Shas - Shas

Kroot - Crewt

Krootox - Crewt Ox

Anything else?
__________________
Watch me rebuild my army! - Now with pics of my new scheme!

Open invitation to all: Send me a pm, and I'll be have a look at your army list.
[url=http://forums.tauonline.org/index.php?topic=11198.0]Crisis Suit Theory, Army Composition, and why Fireknives suck - You've got to read this classic by T0nka
MechTau is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 17:48   #3 (permalink)
Kroot Warrior
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Caister, the bumpy bit on the right hand side of england? you know what i mean?
Posts: 22
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

yeah like the shas ui and things like that. Soz i shouldnt of said unit names, maybe ranks would of been more specific. :P
__________________
The greater good?

what good is less than great?
so if i saw an old lady about too get ran over, i don't help her because she's one person.

I put my kit-Kat wrapper in the bin and help thousands of people by recycling and not damaging the ozone layer??

FINE WITH ME!
Frazzler is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 17:49   #4 (permalink)
Shas'El
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: San Francisco
Posts: 3,432
Send a message via AIM to MechTau
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

'Ui - Ooo + e

Most things are sounded out... being a transliteration.
__________________
Watch me rebuild my army! - Now with pics of my new scheme!

Open invitation to all: Send me a pm, and I'll be have a look at your army list.
[url=http://forums.tauonline.org/index.php?topic=11198.0]Crisis Suit Theory, Army Composition, and why Fireknives suck - You've got to read this classic by T0nka
MechTau is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 17:50   #5 (permalink)
Kroot Warrior
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Caister, the bumpy bit on the right hand side of england? you know what i mean?
Posts: 22
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

oh, o.k. Any other tricky ones
__________________
The greater good?

what good is less than great?
so if i saw an old lady about too get ran over, i don't help her because she's one person.

I put my kit-Kat wrapper in the bin and help thousands of people by recycling and not damaging the ozone layer??

FINE WITH ME!
Frazzler is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 18:00   #6 (permalink)
Shas'Ui
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 544
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

Hmm, I've always pronounced 'ui as we.

What about Pech? To me its Pesh, can't stand a race of avian aliens coming from the planet Peck. Suppose it should be closer to Petch though I guess
Tastyfish is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 18:05   #7 (permalink)
Shas'El
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: New England - United States of America
Posts: 3,461
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

I've always pronounced it Pesh, but I may be wrong.
__________________

A fantastic sig by Kais.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rev_Enge(spc)
And there we have it. Gentlemen, we give you Black Behemoth, future Supreme Overlord of Earth.
Black Behemoth is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 18:06   #8 (permalink)
Kroot Shaper
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: up nord where it snows like a jamaican with dandruff(mn, us)
Posts: 86
Send a message via AIM to j1m7 Send a message via MSN to j1m7
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

ethereal--eetheereeal(that one ticks me off)
'--means a break in a word. *ex. shas'ui=shas ooey
other than that, if you speak reasonable english or whatever, you should do fine. *
dan'oi--dan oy
vior'la--veeoor la
__________________
"Maybe we should negotiate with the enemy. what did you say his name was? Aba...Abadonia...Abadon, that's it!"
---Unkown Water Caste Member
Copyright infringement, pah. i'll pay the $20 to Gw for saying the ponts. i will not, however, be kicked off the forums.
j1m7 is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 18:08   #9 (permalink)
Shas'Vre
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Orkney- SCOTLAND
Posts: 1,407
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

Tau is'nt Tow its:
Taaaaa-wwooo
Master Lytaing is offline  
Old 25 Oct 2005, 18:18   #10 (permalink)
Kroot Shaper
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: up nord where it snows like a jamaican with dandruff(mn, us)
Posts: 86
Send a message via AIM to j1m7 Send a message via MSN to j1m7
Default Re: Saying stuff right?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Farseer Edn'Chwa
Tau is'nt Tow its:
Taaaaa-wwooo
what are you, a coyote? taaaaoooww. like if someone hits you in the shin after you say the...."s-word"
__________________
"Maybe we should negotiate with the enemy. what did you say his name was? Aba...Abadonia...Abadon, that's it!"
---Unkown Water Caste Member
Copyright infringement, pah. i'll pay the $20 to Gw for saying the ponts. i will not, however, be kicked off the forums.
j1m7 is offline  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Grey stuff and brown stuff deraj Hobby 5 20 Jun 2009 20:45
green stuff tips and some more green stuff.newbs and pros! jacktheodd Conversion 2 01 Mar 2008 03:50
H: Classic Marines Stuff W: IG Stuff Tau Fanatic Marketplace - Buy Sell Trade 11 24 Sep 2007 23:46
Fun stuff! Deadnight Enclave Talk 10 05 Jul 2005 19:11
Green stuff and stuff.... Kangaroo Joe Conversion 5 07 Dec 2004 07:05