... predicate without explicitly anchoring with respect to speech time like the tensed auxiliary-based progressive constructions. ... Why do tensed or tenseless auxiliaries, in periphrasis with the imperfective morphology, uniformly license progressive semantic interpretation? ... is retained in only one NIA language a Marathi a and in As5.5 propose an explanation for the progressive-to-imperfective path thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Tense and aspect in Indo-Aryan languages|
|Author||:||Ashwini Deo, Stanford University. Dept. of Linguistics|