Verb form in Esperanto Cooking Recipes

2018-10-16 16:33:44

How are cooking recipes written in Esperanto?

Cooking recipes are a very special genre with respect to verb form, in German (my mother tongue) the infinitive is used as a substitute for the imperative (very old style). An intermediate style was characterised by the impersonal pronoun man "oni" with subjunctive (German Man nehme ... "Oni prenus ...").