Value Strong suppletion according to tense only

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Suppletion according to tense and aspect
References
Lang 2012

Examples

  1. Ê si ábitu. / Éra si ábitu. / Ta ser si ábitu. / Ta sérba si ábitu.
    Ê
    be
    si=ábitu.
    3sg.poss=habit
    /
     
    Éra
    be.ant
    si=ábitu.
    3sg.poss=habit
    /
     
    Ta=ser
    ipfv=be
    si=ábitu.
    3sg.poss=habit
    /
     
    Ta=sér-ba
    ipfv=be-ant
    si=ábitu.
    3sg.poss=habit
    It is his habit. / It was his habit. / It will be his habit. / It would be his habit.
    German: Es ist seine Gewohnheit. / Es war seine Gewohnheit. / Es wird seine Gewohnheit sein. / Es wäre seine Gewohnheit.

    See Lang 2012

  2. Si ê pa kume, bu ta ben fereré! / Si éra pa kume bu ta binha fereré! =Si éra pa kume bu ta benba fereré!
    Si
    if
    ê
    be
    pa=kume,
    for=eat
    bu=ta=ben
    2sg=ipfv=come
    fereré!/
    quickly
    Si=éra
    if=be.ant
    pa=kume
    for=eat
    bu=ta=binha
    2sg=ipfv=come.ant
    fereré!
    quickly
    =
    =
    Si=éra
    if=be.ant
    pa=kume
    for=eat
    bu=ta=ben-ba
    2sg=ipfv=come-ant
    fereré!
    quickly
    If it's about food, you come fast!/ If it was about food, you would come fast!
    German: Wenn es um's Essen geht, kommst du schnell! / Wenn es um's Essen ginge, kämst du schnell!

    See Lang 2012