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Table 6 Realization of commands

From: Recreating the image of Chan master Huineng: the roles of MOOD and MODALITY

  Wong Heng Cleary Cheng
Imperatives   58 (50 %) 117 (68 %) 86 (70 %) 33 (32 %)
  jussive 42 (72 %) 117 (100 %) 86 (100 %) 33 (100 %)
  suggestive 16 (28 %) - - -
Modulated indicatives 59 (50 %) 55 (32 %) 36 (30 %) 70 (68 %)
Total clauses   117 172 122 103