134 A-prefixing on ing-forms

A - feature is pervasive or obligatory1
B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare6
C - feature exists, but is extremely rare10
D - attested absence of feature45
X - feature is not applicable (given the structural make-up of the variety/P/C)12
? - no information on feature is available2

Feature area:
Verb phrase III: verb morphology
Typical example:
They wasnʼt a-doinʼ nothinʼ wrong.
Example source:
Kortmann/Szmrecsanyi (2004)
Variety World Region Type Value
Id Primary text Variety Variety Type