Value A

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


  1. He buy muticar, that blue-one Toyota
    He bought a blue Toyota'

    See Butcher, Andrew 2008: 632

  2. ...when he come back on the airplane e was in the ospital

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