Datapoint Turkish / The Prohibitive

Language:Turkish
Feature:The Prohibitive by Johan van der Auwera and Ludo Lejeune with Valentin Goussev
Value:Normal imperative + normal negative

Examples

Sentence igt-929:

Okul-a git !
Okul-a
school- dat
git !
go.imp.2sg
Go to school!

Sentence igt-930:

Okul-a git - me !
Okul-a
school- dat
git - me !
go.imp.2sg-neg
Don’t go to school!

Sentence igt-931:

Okul-a gid-iyor- sun .
Okul-a
school- dat
gid-iyor- sun .
go- cont-ind.PRES.2sg
You are going to school

Sentence igt-932:

Okul-a git- m -iyor- sun .
Okul-a
school- dat
git- m -iyor- sun .
go- neg-cont-ind.PRES.2sg
You are not going to school

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