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Henriette de Swart & Henk Verkuyl (1999). Tense and Aspect in Sentence and Discourse.

URL: http://www.folli.uva.nl/CD/1999/library/pdf/hhh.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 435&langcode=ces (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    (1.38) a. Pletla vetry
    Imp-knitted-sg-fem sweaters-pl-Acc
    `She was knitting sweaters'
Example #2:

    b. U-pletla vetry
    Perf-knitted-sg-fem sweaters-pl-Acc
    `She knitted (all) the sweaters'
Example #3:

    (1.42) a. Pil kavu
    Imp-drink-sg-masc coffee-Acc
    `He was drinking coffee'
Example #4:

    b. Na-pil se kavy
    Perf-drink-sg-masc refl coffee-Gen
    `He drank some coffee'
Example #5:

    c. U-pil kavu
    Perf-drink-sg-masc coffee-Acc
    `He drank a sip of coffee'
Example #6:

    d. Vy-pil kavu
    Perf-drink-sg-masc coffee-Acc
    `He drank all the coffee'