Value Purely aspectual system

Language:
Cavite Chabacano
Parameter:
Tense-aspect systems
References
Llamado 1972: 79

Examples

  1. Ta jugá ele cuando yo ya llegá.
    Ta
    ipfv
    jugá
    play
    ele
    3sg
    cuando
    when
    yo
    1sg
    ya
    pfv
    llegá.
    arrive
    He was playing when I arrived.

    See Ogiwara 2002: 69

  2. Ta escribi ele mga carta. Mientras ta escribi mi hermano el carta, ya espera yo na jardin.
    Ta
    ipfv
    escribi
    write
    ele
    3sg
    mga
    pl
    carta.
    letter
    Mientras
    while
    ta
    ipfv
    escribi
    write
    mi
    1sg.poss
    hermano
    brother
    el
    def
    carta,
    letter
    ya
    pfv
    espera
    wait
    yo
    1sg
    na
    loc
    jardin.
    garden
    He writes letters. While my brother was writing the letter, I waited in the garden.