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We show how the catastrophic loss of the morphological marking of the mood distinctions in the verb ending during the transition from Classical Greek to Hellenistic Koine was followed by (i) the emergence of a separate projection of a functional category MOOD inside the Comp-layer hosting the subjunctive/ indicative mood features followed by (ii) the grammaticalization of the conjunction hina to the subjunctive mood particle na and its transference from the C head to the separate MOOD head located between the C and the INFL heads and (iii) the subsequent relocation of the imperative from the INFL head to the MOOD head.
But in FR, case 3 is not permitted because the subjunctive is not an authorized mood.
A forging of the world and of selves within it rests on the thetic contradiction of living, we might say, enslaved by the ideal of the indicative but perpetually drifting into the flight of the subjunctive.
The apodosis of remote conditional constructions may express the hypothetical consequence by means of a past subjunctive in Old and Middle English (Visser 1966: [section] 861).
were to ring is in the subjunctive mood; the bell is unlikely to ring]
lufiao lofiao Present subjunctive Subclass 1 Subclass 2 sg.
However, our claim is that the mental representation underlying these conditionals is different depending on whether the conditional is combined with the indicative or subjunctive mood.
Thus, the use of the future of the subjunctive (FS) in (4) indicates that the speaker takes a neural epistemic stance towards the team winning the game; on the other hand, the past of the subjunctive in (5) signals distanced or negative epistemic stance (i.
It is worth highlighting that modern inflected languages that have the subjunctive allow using the past form of a verb as the base for the subjunctive in the present context, cf.
Among the many discussions of subjunctive conditionals among philosophers and linguists, I have found these three articles to be especially helpful: George F.
To me, it seems as if this discussion of the subjunctive mood has plenty to say about the language of PPACA.
Analyses cross tabulating different linguistic and extralinguistic factors in the Paston Letters have shown patterns of co-variation of standardness, social class and social networks (Gomez-Solino 1997; Hernandez-Campoy and Conde-Silvestre 1999; Conde-Silvestre and Hernandez-Campoy 2004; Bergs 2005), the end of the inflectional subjunctive (Hernandez-Campoy 2012), composite predicates and phrasal verbs (Tanabe 1999; Schafer 1996), along with the effects of covert prestige and the standard ideology (Hernandez-Campoy 2008), word-order and stylistic distortion (Escribano 1982), rhetoric (Escribano 1985; Watt 1993), as well as critical discourse analysis (Wood 2007).