Value No or only one tense or aspect marker

Language:
Chinuk Wawa (Grand Ronde CW)
Parameter:
Tense-aspect systems

Examples

  1. álta náyka mákmak
    álta
    now
    náyka
    1sg
    mákmak
    eat
    I am eating. OR: Now I'm eating.
  2. ánqati náyka mákmak
    ánqati
    formerly
    náyka
    1sg
    mákmak
    eat
    I used to eat. OR: I ate.