Datapoint Lingala/Tense-aspect systems

Values

Mixed aspectual-temporal system

Example 60-67:
napésí
na-pés-í
1sg-give-prs.prf
I have given.

Source: Recordings of naturalistic discourse

Example 60-68:
nazalí kopésa
na-zal-í
1sg-be-prs.prf
ko-pés-a
inf-give-fv
I am giving.
Example 60-69:
nazalákí kopésa
na-zal-ákí
1sg-be-pst
ko-pés-a
inf-give-fv
I was giving.

Source: Meeuwis 1998: 32

Confidence:
Certain