Datapoint Michif/Tense-aspect systems

Values

Mixed aspectual-temporal system

Example 75-5:
Kiiuchipitam sa tet la torcheu.
Kii-uchi-pit-am
pst-from-pull-3.obj.inan
sa
poss.3.f
tet
head
la
def.art.f.sg
torcheu.
turtle
The turtle retracted its head.

Source: Laverdure & Allard 1983: 267

Example 75-123:
Ralph Ledoux giinagamuhpan.
Ralph
Ralph
Ledoux
Ledoux
gii-nagamu-hpan.
pst-sing-pret
Ralph Ledoux used to be a singer.
Example 75-79:
Kiimamishimeewak maana.
Kii-ma~mishim-eew-ak
pst-red.tell.on.anim-3-pl
maana.
usually
They always used to tell on her usually.

Source: Fleury 2007

Confidence:
Very certain