Value Particle, nothing can intervene

Language:
Cavite Chabacano
Parameter:
Tightness of the link between the progressive marker and the verb
References
Lipski 1988: 28; Llamado 1972: 79

Examples

  1. Ta junta ilo cen para planta un casa.
    Ta
    ipfv
    junta
    gather
    ilo
    3pl
    cen
    money
    para
    for
    planta
    build
    un
    a
    casa.
    house
    They are saving money to build a house.

    See Escalante 2005: 75