Value Complementizer not synchronically related to ‘say’

Language:
Early Sranan
Parameter:
Complementizer with verbs of speaking
References
van den Berg 2007: 316ff; Plag 1995; Plag 1993

Examples

  1. Joe ben takie gie em datie mie dee na hoso.
    Yu
    2sg
    ben
    pst
    taki
    say
    gi
    to
    en
    3sg
    dati
    that
    me
    1sg
    de
    cop
    na
    loc
    oso.
    house
    Did you tell him that I'm at home?
    Dutch: Hebt gy hem gezegd dat ik t'huis was. [op.cit.]

    See Weygandt 1798: 91