mirative mood
Definition - The grammatical mood that indicates unexpected or new information. It is used to express to express surprise, doubt, irony, and sarcasm.

Notes:
1. Mirative constructs occur in Balkan Slavic, Tosk Albanian, and Megleno-Romanian. They are often translated into English with an exclamatory intonation pattern.
2. The seminal article on mirativity is Scott DeLancey's . Mirativity: The grammatical marking of unexpected information. Linguistic Typology, 1, 33-52. (1997)



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