Sentence Examples


  • In the gerundive and in the present participle Catalan differs from Provenal in still distinguishing the conjugation in it from that in Cr, resaying, for exampIe~ senhint.
  • In the latter case the verb was probably in the participle, so that .f~nitt-Ln, they hear, is literally hearing are they.
  • For the passive voice, a fi is used, with the past participle of the required verb.
  • As in Provenal, the past participle of a large ntimber of verbs of the 2nd and 3rd conjugations is formed, not from the infinitive, but from the perfect (pogut, volgut, tingut suggest the perfects poch, volch, tinch, and not the infinitives poder, voler, tenir).
  • Seja, the imperative Se, sede, the gerundive sendo, the participle s/do, and some other tenses in the old language.