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13 Mood and Modality

  • 13.1 Overview
  • 13.2 Imperative
    • 13.2.1 Formal aspects of imperative
    • 13.2.2 Semantics of imperative
    • 13.2.3 Optative modality
  • 13.3 Irrealis
  • 13.4 Purposive
    • 13.4.1 Same-subject purposive
    • 13.4.2 Different-subject purposive
    • 13.4.3 Same-subject and different-subject purposive: a comparison
  • 13.5 Desiderative
  • 13.6 Frustrative
  • 13.7 Nominalizations marked with dative-aversive case
  • 13.8 Summary

14 Negation

  • 14.1 Negation of declarative non-habitual clauses
    • 14.1.1 Negation of verbal predicates
    • 14.1.2 Negation of non-verbal predicates
    • 14.1.3 Contiguity in non-future negative constructions, and the scope of negation
  • 14.2 Negation of habitual clauses
  • 14.3 Negation of non-indicative modalities
    • 14.3.1 Negation of irrealis and optative
    • 14.3.2 Negation of same-subject purposive and of desiderative
    • 14.3.3 Negation of nominalizations
  • 14.4 Negative imperative
    • 14.4.1 Non-first person negative imperatives
    • 14.4.2 Third person negative imperatives
  • 14.5 Negation of dependent clauses, questions, and focus structures
    • 14.5.1 Negating dependent clauses
    • 14.5.2 Negating questions
    • 14.5.3 The negator -ma:r- in independent clauses
  • 14.6 Inherently negative lexemes and negative pro-clauses
  • 14.7 Summary

15 Verb Compounding

  • 15.1 An overview
  • 15.2 Symmetrical compounds
    • 15.2.1 Sequencing compounds
    • 15.2.2 Manner compounds
    • 15.2.3 Cause-effect and manner compounds
    • 15.2.4 Fully lexicalized idiomatic compounds
  • 15.3 Asymmetrical compounds
    • 15.3.1 Major verb precedes minor verb
    • 15.3.2 Minor verb precedes major verb
  • 15.4 Combinations of verb compounds
  • 15.5 Reduplication in compounds
  • 15.6 Summary

16 Directionals and Valency-Changing Devices

  • 16.1 Directionals
    • 16.1.1 Formal aspects of directionals
    • 16.1.2 Directionals: semantics and functions
    • 16.1.3 Bound directionals and directional suffixes: a comparison
    • 16.1.4 How directionals co-occur
    • 16.1.5 Directionals on verbs and on demonstratives: similar systems, different pathways
  • 16.2 Valency-changing devices
    • 16.2.1 Morphological means for marking valency increase
    • 16.2.2 Biclausal causative strategies
    • 16.2.3 Transitivity-neutralizing construction
    • 16.2.4 Reciprocal-associative, and reflexives

17 Complex Predicates

  • 17.1 Complex predicates containing auxiliaries
    • 17.1.1 Aspectual and positional complex predicates
    • 17.1.2 Imminent modality
  • 17.2 Complex predicates containing support verbs
    • 17.2.1 Support verbs with uninflected verbs and deverbal nominalizations
    • 17.2.2 Support verbs with loan verbs
    • 17.2.3 Support verbs with nominals, onomatopoeia, and expressives
    • 17.2.4 How to choose a support verb for a nominal
  • 17.3 Lexicalized complex predicates
  • 17.4 Body part constructions as complex predicates
  • 17.5 Transitivity-neutralizing constructions involving clause chaining
  • 17.6 Comparison of complex predicates

18 Clause Linking and Dependent Clauses

  • 18.1 Clause linking and dependent clauses: an overview
  • 18.2 Sequencing -n
  • 18.3 Completive -ku ‘same subject’/-k ‘different subject’
  • 18.4 Cotemporaneous clause marked with -ta:y
  • 18.5 Immediate sequence clause marked with -taka
  • 18.6 Temporal overlap marked with -k@b ‘as soon as’
  • 18.7 Causal clauses marked with -l@k
  • 18.8 Unlikely condition -ga:y
  • 18.9 Generic completive verb napa-
  • 18.10 Clause chaining and sentence structure

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