Value No copula

Language:
Guadeloupean Creole
Parameter:
Predicative noun phrases
References
Ralph 1996

Examples

  1. Jak dòktè.
    Jak
    Jack
    dòktè.
    doctor
    Jack is a doctor.
  2. Mari pa dòktè, Mari enfirmyèz.
    Mari
    Mary
    pa
    neg
    dòktè,
    doctor
    Mari
    Mary
    enfirmyèz.
    nurse
    Mary is not a doctor, she is a nurse.