101 Simple present for continuative or experiential perfect

A - feature is pervasive or obligatory8
B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare19
C - feature exists, but is extremely rare10
D - attested absence of feature21
X - feature is not applicable (given the structural make-up of the variety/P/C)14
? - no information on feature is available5

Feature area:
Verb phrase I: tense and aspect
Typical example:
I’m in here about four months; I know her since she was a child; I’m here for twenty years
Example source:
IrE, (Filppula 2008: 331); IrE (Hickey 2004: 611); SAfE (Mesthrie 2008c: 626)
Variety World Region Type Value
Id Primary text Variety Variety Type