Example 60-102

Francine azalí kotánga, Marie azalí kosála
Francine
Francine
a-zal-ákí
3sg-be-pst
ko-táng-a,
inf-study-fv
Marie
Marie
a-zal-ákí
3sg-be-pst
ko-sál-a
inf-work-fv
Francine was studying (and) Marie was working.
Comment:
Use of conjunction na is not possible; only juxtaposition is possible. (FV = Final vowel; it has no specific grammatical meaning, but ensures the phonologically canonical consonant-vowel structure on forms such as the infinitive, the subjunctive and the future.)
Type:
elicited from speaker
Source:
Recordings of naturalistic discourse