Example 9-87

Wi me de wok fu ʃɛl.
Wi
1pl
me
ant
de
prog
wok
work
fu
for
ʃɛl.
Shell
We were working for Shell. OR: We had been working for Shell (when the event occurred).
Comment:
The progressive marker follows the anterior marker.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Escure 1993a: 234