Imperative Sentences


Affirmative Imperative


Imperative sentences are formed by means of notion zi /let/:


Zi re me um. /Go to the house./


This sentence could be literally translated as "let going to the house be".


If it is necessary to specify the agent the possession relation le is used:


Anx le zi re me um. /Let father go to the house./

literally: /Let father have going to the house./


The famous phrase "Let there be light" sounds in Yvle like this:


Zi ciae. (listen) /Let there be light./


Word ciae means "light".



Negative Imperative


Expression zi we /do not/ or notion ziw (listen) /don't/ are used to express the negative imperative:


Zi we re me um. /Do not go to the house./

Ziw re me um. /Don't go to the house./


Zi we uz non. /Do not do this./

Ziw uz non. /Don't do this./