Value Verb fronted with a copy in the background clause

Language:
Early Sranan
Parameter:
Verb doubling and focus
References
Arends 1989: 100ff; van den Berg 2007: 294

Examples

  1. Da koksi ju koksi mi.
    Da
    it.be
    koksi
    mock
    yu
    2sg
    koksi
    mock
    mi.
    1sg
    You are really mocking me.
    German: Du hast recht deinen Spott mit mir. [op.cit.]

    See Schumann 1783: 84