Datapoint Kikongo-Kituba/Tense-aspect systems

Values

Mixed aspectual-temporal system

Example 58-61:
Yandi kele (ku)dia.
Yandi
he/she
kele
be
(ku)dia.
(inf).eat
He/she is eating.
Example 58-63:
Yandi vand-aka ku-dia.
Yandi
he/she
vand-aka
sit-pst
ku-dia.
inf-eat
He/she was eating.
Example 58-13:
Yandi kwis-aka mbangu.
Yandi
he
kwis-aka
come-pst
mbangu.
running.n
He came fast.
Confidence:
Very certain