Datapoint Aboriginal English/Levelling of past tense/past participle verb forms: unmarked forms

Variety: Aboriginal English
Feature: Levelling of past tense/past participle verb forms: unmarked forms
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Ian Malcolm

Examples

Example 3882:
He buy muticar, that blue-one Toyota
He bought a blue Toyota'

Source: Butcher, Andrew 2008: 632

Example 3883:
...when he come back on the airplane e was in the ospital

Source: Malcolm, Ian G. and Haig, Yvonne and Königsberg, Patricia and Rochecouste, Judith and Collard, Glenys and Hill, Alison and Cahill, Rosemary 1999: 58