Example 89 of Hokkaido Japanese

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(89)
Sono danse:wa syo:nenni syo:zyono kotoo hanaseru.
sono
that
danse:=wa
man=TOP
syo:nen=ni
boy=DAT
syo:zyo=no
girl=GEN
koto=o
thing=ACC
hanas-e-ru
talk-POT-NPST
‘That man can talk to the boy about the girl.’
TALK an Alternation:
Potential (ability)