On Mon, 9 Jul 2018 14:45:01 -0700, RH Draney <***@cox.net> wrote:
>On 7/9/2018 11:28 AM, Ken Blake wrote:
>> On Mon, 9 Jul 2018 10:06:00 -0700 (PDT), Harrison Hill
>> <***@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Estuary English doesn't recognise "came", and would always
>>> "How did you get here?"
>>> "We come on the bus".
>>> How about:
>>> "We come on the Sloop John B..."?
>> "Come" might be meant as a past tense in that song, but it also could
>> be present tense. We are coming on the sloop John B.
>Weren't we informed by a past regular that Choctaw tends to express all
>thoughts in the present tense?...r
I guess you know the tune:
Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again.