Value Aspect change in verb chains is possible

Language:
Angolar
Parameter:
Aspect change in verb chains
References
Maurer 1995: 84

Examples

  1. Ê siê thuvithu ka bê r'ê kai. Thô ũa kwa patha mondja.
    Ê
    3sg
    Ø
    pfv
    siê
    leave
    thuvithu
    work
    ka
    prog
    go
    r'ê
    refl
    kai.
    house
    Thô
    then
    ũa
    one
    kwa
    thing
    patha
    happen
    mondja.
    way
    He left work; when he was on his way home, all of a sudden something happened on his way.
    French: Il a quitté son travail et était en train de rentrer chez lui. Tout à coup, il s'est passé quelque chose sur son chemin.

    See Maurer 1995: 84