Example 41-136

ɛlasu fiija jafoytu tavnsvil ɔstreeliya
ɛla-su
3sg.f-gen
fiija
daughter
jaa-foy-tu
pst-go-pfv.ptcp
tavnsvil
Townsville
ɔstreeliya
Australia
Her daughter having gone to Townsville, Australia. OR: Consultant's translation: Her daughter has gone to Townsville, Australia.
Comment:
Jafoy teem 'has gone' is okay here in place of jafoytu; the latter leaves the sentence without a main verb.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Smith's 1974-5 field notes: 3060