Gul Spook wrote:
They seem to appreciate her effort to learn their language
After seeing what happened to Ullmann and Karama, I think it is SO important for them to see this. I think it gives them a lot of pride to do this, that she values their culture and language.
(It's also interesting to see that Dja Ma'Kan thinks Kapoor's Starfleet rank is worth something!)
I see that your Universal Translator works a LOT differently than mine. It's always interesting to see the different theories and modes of operation people come up with for the UT in their stories!