Definitions starting with U

ID #2895

use to

 y6wsta [W Car.: of. standard I used to go for habitual action in remote past, corresponding only partially to Bah. usage] preverbal marker. indicates anterior habitual action: 1895 B'Big. head went to drink. De mo' B' Brg-head use' to drink, de mo "is head use' I grow (Edwards 90). 1977 Then enter days which used to very good (Shilling 63). (Black)

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Last update: 2010-11-10 04:08
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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