Example 60-63

mikolo óyo Francine azalí kosála na restaurant
mikolo
days
óyo
dem
Francine
Francine
a-zal-í
3sg-be-prs.prf
ko-sál-a
inf-work-fv
na
in
restaurant
restaurant
These days Francine works in a restaurant.
Comment:
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