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lo gidva be mi'ai cu kakne lo ka sazri lo kumte
Our guide can ride a camel.
lo'e cipni cu kakne lo ka vofli i mi tadni le'e cipni
Typical birds can fly. And I study such birds.
co'a lo ka jbena vau lo mirli cu kakne lo ka sanli
A baby deer can stand as soon as it is born.
mi mulno lo ka na kakne lo ka tavla fo lo fraso
I can't speak French at all.
le verba ca kakne lo ka cadzu vau si'u lo rirni
The child is able to walk now with the help of parents.
do kakne xu lo ka sidju mi lo ka tadni lo cmaci
Could you help me in studying math?
mi se spaji lo nu do kakne lo ka zgipli lo tabra
I am surprised that you can play the horn.
mi na kakne lo ka se xanri lo nu mi sazri lo trene
I can't imagine myself driving a train.
mi kakne lo ka plipe fi lo ve'i cmana vau zo'o cu'i
I might be able to jump from the hill.
lujvo x1 = k1 is able/can do x2 = k2 = d2 (state/event) under conditions x3 = k3 (state/event) in time x4 = d1. x4 defaults to the natural duration of the event x2 (ca'o) so that it also means "x1 has enough time to do x2". See ditcu, kakne.
gismu rafsi: zif zi'e x1 is free/at liberty to do/be x2 (event/state) under conditions x3. Also unrestricted, unfettered, unconstrained; (adjective:) independent; (adverb:) willingly, voluntarily, freely, may, optionally; (potential:) x1 voluntarily does x2. See also pinfu, rinju, bilga, curmi, kakne, frili.
gismu rafsi: gau x1 [person/agent] is an agentive cause of event x2; x1 does/brings about x2. (cf. cmavo list gau, gunka, zukte, rinka, fasnu for non-agentive events, jibri, kakne, pilno)
nalvajni fa ma kau poi mi gasnu .i ko'a cusku lu mi kakne lo nu xagmau gasnu li'u
No matter what I do, she says I can do better.
la tom. goi ko'a na djuno lo jei kakne lo ka broda .i ku'i ko'a ba troci lo ka broda
Tom doesn't know whether he can do it, but he'll give it a try.
.i mu'a lo prenu poi xadni nitcu lo xalka cu kakne lo nu morsi ri'a lo nu na pinxe
For instance, people who physically have to have alcohol can die from not drinking.
mi pu tirna da .i ku'i mi pu na kakne lo nu facki lo du'u da mo kau
I heard something, but I couldn't tell what it was.