Definition Groups that denote the mood or attitude of the statement.

Child Supergroups

Class Name Status Definition


Abbr. Group Name Status Definition
am Amative Group POTENTIAL Denotes a positive emotive mood.
decl Declarative Group POTENTIAL Indicates truth without any qualification.
des Desiderative Group ACTIVE Indicates want, desire or inclination.
en Energetic Group POTENTIAL Indicates strong belief or emphasis by the speaker.
imp Imperative Group ACTIVE Indicates need or requirement.
jus Jussive Group POTENTIAL Indicates a command or requirement.
opt Optative Group POTENTIAL Denotes a desire or wish.
priv Privative Group POTENTIAL Indicates deprivation or negation.
vol Volitive Group POTENTIAL Denotes desire.

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