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 is used:

 

Zi re anx, re me um. /Let father go to the house./

literally: /Let father's going to the house be./

 

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

 

Zi iae. /Let there be light./

 

Word iae means "light".

 

 

Negative Imperative

 

Expression zi we /do not/ or notion ziw /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 nu non. /Do not do this./

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