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On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 15:34, R A Brown <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> in modern Greek the wish is
> always θέλω να+subjunctive, while future is θα να+subjunctive.

Future is just θα, without να, + subjunctive.

Incidentally, I think Albanian has a similar construction (and maybe
other members of the Balkan sprachbund?); IIRC it's "dua të <inf>" for
"I want to X" and "do të <inf>" for "I will X", with the latter
deriving from the former diachronically.

Cheers,
-- 
Philip Newton <[log in to unmask]>