Value An expletive subject is not used

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Expletive subject of existential verb
References
Meyerhoff 2000a; Meyerhoff 2000b

Examples

  1. long ples ia i no gat fulap si ok
    long
    prep
    ples
    place
    ia
    def
    i
    agr
    no
    neg
    gat
    have
    fulap
    full.up
    si
    sea
    ok
    oak
    Around here, there aren't very many sea oaks.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings