Value An expletive subject is used

Language:
Cameroon Pidgin English
Parameter:
Expletive subject in ‘seem’ constructions
References
Escure's own knowledge

Examples

  1. I bi layk se wi don ste tu long.
    I
    3sg.sbj
    bi
    cop
    layk
    like
    se
    comp
    wi
    1pl.sbj
    don
    pfv
    ste
    stay
    tu
    too
    long.
    long
    It seems that we have stayed long enough.

    See Balbina Ebong, p.c.