See also:   [Verb]
                   [Verb Tenses]

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Verb Forms

As an example of verb forms, we offer the following two languages: English Takelma (Verb form; more or less) (s/he) gives it to you ?ok˙spi present indiciative (s/he) will give it to you ?˛spink future indicative (s/he) can give it to you ?˛spi present subjunctive (s/he) evidently gave it to you ?˛spik ?implied action in the past? Refernce: work of Edward Sapir, early linguist study-ing Native American languages, as quoted in: "The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language", 2nd ed. by David Crystal, ISBN 0.521.55967.7 (Melbourne, 1997). Page 6.