Re: "About to" aspect
|From:||Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>|
|Date:||Monday, November 9, 1998, 23:47|
/Joe Mondello wrote:
> Well, In the way in which i use it [corresondent to the perfective] it can
> occur in any tense, for example:
> I was about to tell her. . .
> therefore i assumed it was aspective.
Oh, okay. I guess it would be an aspect, then.
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