Value Stative verbs with present reference and dynamic verbs with past perfective reference are marked differently

Language:
Batavia Creole
Parameter:
Present reference of stative verbs and past perfective reference of dynamic verbs
References
Maurer 2011: 53ff.

Examples

  1. Undi dja anda?
    Undi
    where
    dja
    pfv
    anda?
    go
    Where did he go?

    See Maurer 2011: 144

  2. Ile teng ung kabalu.
    Ile
    he
    teng
    have
    ung
    a
    kabalu.
    horse
    He had a horse.

    See Maurer 2011: 66

  3. Ile buska ung moler. [...] Ile kadja.
    Ile
    3sg
    buska
    look.for
    ung
    a
    moler.
    wife
    [...]
    [...]
    Ile
    3sg
    kadja.
    get.married
    He looked for a wife. [...] He got married.

    See Maurer 2011: 128