Value Same TAM marking in negated clauses

Language:
Gullah
Parameter:
Negation and tense, aspect, and mood marking

Examples

  1. A ain da taak ta oona.
    A
    1sg.sbj
    ain
    neg.aux
    da
    prog
    taak
    talk
    ta
    to
    oona.
    2pl.obj
    I am not talking to you. (Mt 16.11)

    See De Nyew Testament 2005: 60

  2. Oona da taak ta one noda.
    Oona
    2pl.sbj
    da
    prog
    taak
    talk
    ta
    to
    one
    one
    noda.
    another
    You are talking to one another. (Mt 16.8)

    See De Nyew Testament 2005: 60

  3. E ain been wahn fa see Mary.
    E
    3sg.sbj
    ain
    neg.aux
    been
    pst/asp
    wahn
    want
    fa
    for
    see
    see
    Mary.
    Mary
    He didn’t want to see Mary. (Mt 1.19)

    See De Nyew Testament 2005: 3

  4. Plenty people been wahn fa see dem ting.
    Plenty
    plenty
    people
    people
    been
    pst/asp
    wahn
    want
    fa
    for
    see
    see
    dem
    those
    ting.
    thing
    A lot of people wanted to see those things. (Mt 13.17)

    See De Nyew Testament 2005: 47

  5. Jedus ain beena bactize people.
    Jedus
    Jesus
    ain
    neg.aux
    been-a
    pst-prog
    bactize
    baptize
    people.
    people
    Jesus was not baptizing people. (Jn 4.2)

    See De Nyew Testament 2005: 324