Datapoint Australian English/Loosening of sequence of tenses rule

Variety: Australian English
Feature: Loosening of sequence of tenses rule
Value: B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare
Informants: Peter Collins and Pam Peters


Example 3643:
on the bus yesterday I thought we agreed ['had agreed'] that if I hadn't rung by eleven then you know you'd just do your own thing

Source: Peters nd: S1A-007(B):237