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Aspect: aspect

Values: DurIprf Imp Perf Compl Hab Iter Prog Dec IterImp

Aspect in Mundurukú is threefold. The default from of the verb is perfective. Reduplication indicates imperfective aspect. The addition of an m or nasalisation of the last vowel/syllable signalizes duration.

DurIprf: Durative-Imperfective

The exmaple below has the root bu ‘finger’ in classifier function.

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Imp: Imperfective

The exmaple below has the root bu ‘finger’ in classifier function.

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Perf: Perfective

The default form is perfective aspect.

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Compl: Completive

The completive aspect

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Hab: Habitual

The habitual aspect

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Iter: Iterative

The iterative aspect

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IterImp: Iterative Imperfective

Prog: Progressive

The progressive aspect

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Dec: Deceased

The progressive aspect

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Aspect in other languages: [arr] [bej] [bg] [bm] [cs] [ga] [gub] [hu] [hy] [hyw] [la] [myu] [myv] [pcm] [ru] [sl] [tpn] [tr] [tt] [u] [uk] [urb] [urj]