Re: Aspects vs. Tenses in an All-Out Grudge Match!
|From:||Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, August 29, 1999, 0:30|
Apropos of nothing but the subject line:
In Danish, some verbs can take either 'is' or 'have', with an
Han er nok l=F8bet -- He probably ran off
[when someone asks why he's not here now].
Han har nok l=F8bet -- He probably went for a run
[when someone asks why he's all sweaty].
Lars Mathiesen (U of Copenhagen CS Dep) <thorinn@...> (Humour NOT marke=