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Re: Lingua Frakas...TMA (tenses,mood & aspects)

From:Jonathan Chang <zhang2323@...>
Date:Sunday, May 14, 2000, 20:33
In a message dated 2000/05/14 03:45:20 PM, Daniel quoted & wrote:

>> > ObConlang, W's habitual can be combined with past, present, or future, >> > but I don't know how common "future habitual" would be ... > >> It could be useful: to communicate a resolution or resolve; or a pending >> development of progressive action(s). =) something that English has to say >> in several words. > >"I will play indoor bandy once a week from now on." ?
Yeah, like that... But I think I'll keep working at this tense, mood, aspect thing & report when I have a better scheme (I might just go for a basic pidgin/creole TMA system)