Value Normal imperative construction and normal negator

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
The prohibitive
References
Fattier 1998: 881-2

Examples

  1. Pa janm fè sa ankò!
    Pa
    neg
    janm
    never
    do
    sa
    that
    ankò!
    again
    Don't ever do that again!
    French: Ne refais jamais ça!

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 113

  2. Joure moun nan!
    Joure
    insult
    moun
    person
    nan!
    def
    Insult this person!
    French: Insulte cette personne!
  3. Pa fè sa ankò!
    Pa
    proh
    do
    sa
    that
    ankò!
    again
    Don't do this again!
    French: Ne refais pas ça!

    See Fattier 1998: 857

  4. É! Pa manyen sa!
    É!
    eh
    Pa
    proh
    manyen
    touch
    sa!
    that
    Hey! Don't touch this!
    French: Eh! Ne touche pas ça!

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 61

  5. Pa joure granmoun!
    Pa
    neg
    joure
    insult
    granmoun!
    adult
    Don't insult adults!
    French: N'insulte pas les adultes!

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 113

  6. Li pa joure gramoun yo.
    Li
    3sg
    pa
    neg
    joure
    insult
    gramoun
    adult
    yo.
    def.pl
    He didn't insult the adults.
    French: Il n'a pas insulté les adultes.