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Regarding a possible grammar lesson/connection, M Jean Molinet seems to be giving a recitation of the verb moods/modes that existed in his time (apparently the optative and conjonctive have both been subsequently supplanted/replaced by the subjunctive according to CNRTL). He seems to be using these verb modes to describe different aspects and ...


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Dans le Littré, on trouve ceci : OPTATIF, IVE [o-pta-tif, ti-v'] adj. Qui exprime le souhait. Plût à Dieu ! est une formule optative. En grammaire, mode optatif, ou, substantivement, l'optatif, mode qui, dans certaines langues, par exemple en grec, exprime le souhait. HISTORIQUE XVe s. ♦ Nouvellement, par maniere optative, CH. D'ORL., Rondel ...


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The subjonctive is on "voie" not on the verb "avoir" (because it has not to be on), so it is "a" and not "ait". I am learning English while you are learning French, and I can advise you using the subjonctive in french when you would use it in english.



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