Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Negation and tense, aspect, and mood marking

Values

Same TAM marking in negated clauses

Example 31-97:

Djon ka ta parse. vs. Djon ta parse.
Djon
Djon
ka
neg
ta
fut
parse.
show.up
vs.
vs.
Djon
Djon
ta
fut
parse.
show.up
Djon will not show up. vs. Djon will show up.

Source: Maria Chiviar, p.c. (2000)

Example 31-98:

Nha ka sta pensa na kel renda di kaza.
Nha
you
ka
neg
sta
prog
pensa
think
na
of
kel
the
renda
rent
di
of
kaza.
house
You are not thinking about the house rent.

Source: Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

Confidence:
Very certain