Datapoint Buriat / The Optative

Language:Buriat
Feature:The Optative by Nina Dobrushina and Johan van der Auwera and Valentin Goussev
Value:Inflectional optative present

Examples

Sentence igt-3539:

xubuu-ye-mni bu soxi-hoi daa
xubuu-ye-mni
son-acc-poss.1sg
bu
neg
soxi-hoi
beat-opt.3
daa
sg/pl.PART
If only they didn’t beat my son.

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