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Tense hdt - Tense Absolute tense They proceeded. They are...

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Tense Absolute tense They proceeded . They are proceeding . They will proceed . Relative tense Passengers awaiting flight 217 proceeded to the boarding area. Passengers awaiting flight 217 can proceed to the boarding area. Passengers awaiting flight 217 will proceed to the boarding area. Imbabura Quechua : Quechuan family, South America (Peter Cole) Main clause verbs show absolutive time reference. Most subordinate clause verbs show relative time reference. Marya Agatupi kawsajta ( PRESENT ) krirkani ( PAST ). ‘I believe that Mary lived in Agato. Marya Agatupi kawsashkata ( PAST ) krirkani ( PAST ) ‘I believed that Mary had lived in Agato.’ Marya Agatupi kawsanata ( FUTURE ) irirkani ( PAST ) ‘I believed that Mary would live in Agato.’ Bamileke-Dschang (Grasslands Bantu, Cameroon) ‘bargain’ PASTS FUTURES àá ʔ táŋ ‘immediate’ à’átáŋ àántáŋ ‘today’ àà’pìŋ’ŋtáŋ àkètáŋ’üŋ ‘one day from today’ àà’lùžútáüŋ àlètáŋ’ŋ ‘two to several days away’
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2010 for the course LING 115 taught by Professor Gordon,m during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.

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