Example 28-92

o pantɛk bi o kom ababaga
o
3sg
pama-tɛ
tell-pfv
ɛkɛ
1sg
bi
say
o
3sg
kumu
come
ababa
anymore
ka
neg
He told me that he isn't coming back anymore.
Comment:
Perfective aspect appears in the matrix clause, marking it as being outside the scope of negation.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Kouwenberg 1994a: 97