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Noun Concept
Categories: Formal semantics (natural language), Modality, Semantics (linguistics), Philosophy of language, Linguistics lists
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mood  mode  modality  grammatical mood  diathesis
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Verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker WordNet 3.0
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Verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In linguistics and philosophy, modality refers to the ways language can express various relationships to reality or truth. Wikipedia
In linguistics, grammatical mood is a grammatical feature of verbs, used for signaling modality. Wikipedia
A system of alternative wordings in a language that construes different degrees of necessity, obligation, and probability from either a subjective or an objective perspective Wikipedia Disambiguation
One of a set of morphologically distinctive forms that are used to signal modality Wikipedia Disambiguation
Feature of language that allows for communicating things about, or based on, situations which need not be actual Wikidata
Grammatical category that manifests the reality or intent degree of a verb. OmegaWiki
The inflection of a verb that shows how its action is conceived by the speaker; mood. Wiktionary