Value Verb doubling is possible in temporal clauses

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
Verb doubling in temporal clauses
References
Kouwenberg 1994a: 436-447; Kouwenberg 2007b: 39-40

Examples

  1. di drai wat ju draitɛ, o kutɛ ju
    di
    the
    drai
    turn
    wati
    rel
    ju
    2sg
    drai-tɛ,
    turn-pfv
    o
    3sg
    ku-tɛ
    catch-pfv
    ju
    2sg
    As soon as you turn around, it catches you.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 437

  2. di pakɛkɛ paka fan di rum ben, ɛkɛ kiki di kɛna latoparo bringi
    di
    the
    paka
    emerge
    ɛkɛ
    1sg
    paka
    emerge
    fan
    from
    di
    the
    rum
    room
    ben,
    inside
    ɛkɛ
    1sg
    kiki
    see
    di
    the
    kɛnɛ-apu
    person-pl
    latopo-arɛ
    lift-ipfv
    o
    3sg
    bringi
    bring
    As I came out of the room, I saw them carrying him here.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 441