Value Particle, only grammatical markers can intervene

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
Tightness of the link between the past marker and the verb
References
Kouwenberg 1994a: 64

Examples

  1. ɛk wa sa kutɛ en ar twe fan eni an tem eni
    ɛkɛ
    1sg
    wa
    pst
    sa
    irr
    ku-tɛ
    catch-pfv
    en
    one
    ar
    or
    twe
    two
    fan
    from
    eni
    3pl
    an
    and
    tem
    tame
    eni
    3pl
    I would have caught one or two of them and tamed them.

    See Kouwenberg 2007b: 32

  2. kɛko wa ma mja andri gut sondro kap di mabalen
    kɛkɛ
    like
    o
    3sg
    wa
    pst
    ma
    irr
    mja
    do
    andri
    other
    gutu
    thing
    sondro
    without
    kapu
    cut
    di
    the
    maba
    honey
    alen
    alone
    It seems as if he was going to do something else besides just cut the honeycomb.

    See Kouwenberg 2007b: 32