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Isac, Daniela and Edit Jakab Mood and force features in the languages of the Balkans

URL: http://www.lotschool.nl/GraduateProgram/LotSchools/Summerschool2003/DanaEdit2.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 966&langcode=ell (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    `I wonder if/whether she will buy it'.
Example #2:

    `She wants to buy it.'
Example #3:

    `I think that she will not buy it.'
Example #4:

    b.       Theli         [na            min     to                                   aghorasi].
    want.3Sg      Subj.prt.      Neg 3Sg.Neut.Acc.Cl                          buy.3Sg
    `She wants (him/her) not to buy it.'
Example #5:

    `He did not send it to him'.
Example #6:

    b.       Na            grafi!                                                        (Greek)
    Subj.prt.     write.3Sg
    `He should write!'
Example #7:

    (9)    a.     *Den/ mi      diavase!                                              (Greek)
    Neg           read.2Sg.Imper
    `Don't read!'
Example #8:

    c.     Diavase                to!                                          (Greek)
    read.2Sg.Imper         3Sg.Neut.Acc.Cl
    `Read it!'
Example #9:

    (14)   a.      Na        tu          to                      stilis! (Greek, subjunctive)
    Subj.prt. 2Sg.Dat.Cl 3Sg.Neut.Acc.Cl          send.2Sg
    `You should send it to him!'
Example #10:

    `Send it to him!'
Example #11:

    exi     meghalo        kipo]
    has     big            garden
    `I want a house that has a big garden.'
Example #12:

    Ce       carte     sã                  citesc?                    (Romanian)
    which    book      Subj.prt.           read.1Sg
    `Which    book    should I read?   '
Example #13:

    Nu stiu      [ce   carte sã      citesc].             (Romanian)
    not know.1Sg which book Subj.prt. read.1Sg
    `I don't know which book to read.'
Example #14:

    meghalo        kipo].
    big           garden
    `I want a house that has a big garden'.
Example #15:

    min     ta            fai       o Petros.
    not     3Pl.Acc.Cl    eat.3Sg the Peter
    `I hope that Peter won't eat the apples.'
Example #16:

    `She wants (him/her) not to buy it.'
Example #17:

    fai              o Petros.
    not      3Pl.Acc.Cl      eat.3Sgthe Peter
    `I hope that Peter won't eat the apples.'
Example #18:

    (42)    a.       den    grafis.                                                                (Greek)
    Neg write.2Sg.Ind
    `You are not writing'.
Example #19:

    b.      mi(n) grafis!
    Neg write.2Sg.Ind
    `Don't write!'