Value A

Aboriginal English
Levelling of past tense/past participle verb forms: regularization of irregular verb paradigms


  1. I runned
    I ran'

    See Kaldor and Malcolm 1991: 78

  2. e digged it
    he dug [the hole]'

    See Malcolm et al. 1999: 53

  3. Johnny seed a galgula plant
    Johnny saw a galgula plant'

    See Anthropological Museum nd: Leonora L16A