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Mood: mood

Values: Des Per Imp Irr Dub Jus

Mood is used to signal modality.

Des: Desiderative

The desiderative mood is expressed with a suffix -tanẽ, which is a grammaticalization of the verb potar ‘to want’, probably followed by the particle -nẽ.


Per: Permissive

The permissive mood is marked with a prefix t-/ta-/te-.


Imp: Imperative

Imp is a mood expressing an order given to one or more interlocutors. In Teko, it is marked with a prefix e- (2nd person singular) and pe- (2nd person plural).


Irr: Irrealis

Irr is marked with suffixes itʃe-(ite-)/kuwa-.


Dub: Dubitative

Dub indicates if the statement is dubious. It is marked with a particle -enã.


Jus: Jussive

Jus is a directive mood that expreses ordering, commanding, or exhorting. In Tekó, it is marked with -ko (appears together with imperative particles) , -nane (appears together with permissive particles), -na (with both imperative and permissive particles).



Prague Dependency Treebank

The PDT tagset does not distinguish Ptan from Plur and Coll from Sing, therefore this distinction is not being made in the converted data.

Mood in other languages: [ab] [akk] [arr] [bej] [bg] [bm] [cs] [cy] [el] [eme] [en] [es] [ess] [et] [fi] [fr] [ga] [gd] [gn] [gub] [hbo] [hu] [hy] [it] [jaa] [ka] [ky] [mdf] [myv] [pcm] [qpm] [qtd] [quc] [ru] [say] [sl] [sv] [tpn] [tr] [tt] [u] [ug] [uk] [urb] [urj]