Value Complementizer not synchronically related to ‘say’

Language:
Early Sranan
Parameter:
Complementizer with verbs of knowing
References
van den Berg 2007: 326ff; Plag 1995; Plag 1993

Examples

  1. A hatie mie, mie no ben sabie datie joe no ben dé boen.
    A
    3sg.sbj
    hati
    hurt
    mi,
    1sg
    mi
    1sg
    no
    neg
    ben
    pst
    sabi
    know
    dati
    that
    yu
    2sg
    no
    neg
    ben
    pst
    de
    cop
    bun.
    good
    I'm sorry that I didn't know that you were not well.
    Dutch: Het doet my leed dat ik uwe onpasselykheid niet geweeten hebt. [op.cit.]

    See Weygandt 1798: 121