Re: verb question
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, April 8, 2003, 13:08|
En réponse à Joe <joe@...>:
> Why does it matter what is more useful? Personally, though, I'd prefer
> past/non-past distinction, as the perfectiveness of a verb can be
> guessed from context.
I disagree. In my experience, it's past/non-past which is usually clear from
context, while perfectiveness cannot be easily guessed.
It takes a straight mind to create a twisted conlang.