Noun(1) a mood that represents an act or state (not as a fact but
Adjective(1) relating to a mood of verbs
(1) In English, such verbs have largely replaced the subjunctive mood, and three kinds of modality can be distinguished for them.(2) But the real conundrum in the characterization offered above lies in the presumed subjunctive tense.(3) Today we're going to go over the subjunctive and indicative as most of you didn't seem to understand that.(4) If on the other hand, a logophoric pronoun/long-distance reflexive and subjunctive mood are deployed, it indicates that the speaker does not take the responsibility for the truth of the report.(5) Again, as in the case of muncho, haiga, the present subjunctive of the verb haber, is also an archaism still found in many dialects of Spanish.(6) French also has the option (which exists also, but very marginally, in English) of the embedded clause appearing in the subjunctive mood.(7) In English the indicative mood is used to make factual statements, the subjunctive mood to indicate doubt or unlikelihood, and the imperative mood to express a command.(8) Outside we few, we happy few conservative intellectuals, use of the subjunctive in spoken speech has pretty much died out.(9) At other times, it is less easy to be sure quite to what extent the narrator's words should be read subjunctively .(10) Because I have been using English naturally for the best part of sixty years I have stopped thinking about the construction of sentences (gerunds, subjunctives , conjunctions and prepositions, and all that).(11) Not all of the implicit narratives incorporated subjunctively within the text are quite so coherent or so ruthless in their ill fated logic as Violet's private narrative of her relationship with Henry.(12) Milton's speech here is full of subjunctives and conditionals which reinforce the dream's and the muse's role of masking the direct activity of the speaker.
(1) subjunctive mood :: subjunktief bui
1. subjunctive mood ::
Different Formssubjunctive, subjunctives
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