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./