Datapoint Armenian (Eastern) / The Past Tense

Language:Armenian (Eastern)
Feature:The Past Tense by Östen Dahl and Viveka Velupillai
Value:Present, no remoteness distinctions

Examples

Sentence igt-1154:

Na namak e gər-um.
Na
he
namak
letter
e
is
gər-um.
write- CONV
He is writing/writes a letter. note: Present

Sentence igt-1155:

Na namak er gər-um.
Na
he
namak
letter
er
was
gər-um.
write- CONV
He was writing/wrote (habitually) a letter. note: Imperfect

Sentence igt-1156:

Na namak gr-ecə.
Na
he
namak
letter
gr-ecə.
write- AOR.3sg
He wrote a letter (a single event). note: Aorist