Example 31-87

E ka ta daba mi pa’N trabadja.
E
it
ka
neg
ta
asp
da-ba
give-ant
mi
me
pa
for
N
I
trabadja
work
It was not sufficient for me to work.
Comment:
The aspect marker ta is preverbal but the anterior marker ba is postverbal.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Maria Chiviar, p.c. (2000)