Known as the "Lord God Bird" by those whose habitats overlapped the habitats these birds once haunted, the name was given for the exclamative
reaction that people would have when they saw one of these pterodactyl-sized woodpeckers sail past with a 3-foot wingspan.
These are all short sentences but we chose a number of sentences that demanded intonation (questions, exclamative
phrases, pauses for commas, etc.
7) The heads Voc(ative) and Excl(amative) are occupied by vocative and exclamative
Terms like 'here' or 'these' accompanying past tenses, 'seemed', the exclamative
construction, or such statements as 'Wealth was an inferior object', are all markers of free indirect style used to establish a (wavering) contrast between narrative voice and character, with the older narrator's wisdom both allowing for and critiquing his youthful self's enthusiasm.
By this test, relative and interrogative what are determinatives, but not exclamative
what, which can combine with a as in What a great idea it was
3SG onward and exclamative
singahta+a lapi (Pr) ikkuna+n dart+PRES.
This is because wh-relative and exclamative
clauses all belong broadly to the wh-class, and yet do not trigger inversion (3):
sentence or exclamation is generally a more emphatic form of statement expressing emotion: "What a wonderful day this is
Besides this unusual doubling, there is also a rising intonational pattern in this construction, similar to that of some exclamative
Nous demontrons que la modalite exclamative
declenche des strategies argumentatives d'opposition, de disqualification et de refutation qui contribuent a une representation critique du discours de l'autre et a une configuration specifique de l'ethos discursif (Maingueneau, 1999, 2002) presidentiel.
Nous pensons egalement que cet adverbe est intimement attache a une modalite exclamative
qui lui octroie son effet de litote.
outside any direct speech) with in the main clause an interrogative structure or exclamative