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"What do you want? Speak!"

Translation:nuqneH? yIjatlh!

March 21, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kraugen

Does the preffix yl- imply imperative?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jdmcowan

It does not so much imply it as explicitly state it. yI- is the most common imperative prefix.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sethron23

Punctuation? nuq?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mizinamo

Can you be more specific about your question, please?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/T.M.Hinrichs

Why is it yI and not bI?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jdmcowan

Because it is a command to speak and not just a statement saying, "you do speak". This unit is intended to give you some useful phrases to memorize and you will eventually learn how all the grammar works as you go through the rest of the course.

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