Value Codas at most moderately complex

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
Syllable codas

Examples

  1. I gat mora wan tiŋ we a de tiŋk bowt.
    I
    it
    gat
    got
    mora
    more.of
    wan
    one
    tiŋ
    thing
    [we
    [rel
    a
    1sg
    de
    prog
    tiŋk
    think
    bowt
    about
    _].
    _]
    There is more than one thing that I'm thinking about.

    See Escure 2004: 531

  2. Da me no aksidɛn fu mek di baadj gon down.
    Da
    top
    me
    ant
    no
    neg
    aksidɛn
    accident
    fu
    for
    mek
    make
    di
    the
    baadj
    barge
    gon
    go
    down.
    down
    It was not an accident that caused the barge to sink.

    See Escure's 1992 materials

  3. Di dans had tu brok op.
    Di
    the
    dans
    dance
    had
    had
    tu
    to
    brok
    break
    op.
    up
    The dance had to stop.

    See Escure 1999: 178

  4. pap, krab, lɛf, tiyf, hiyv, staat, bɛd, pleys, mows, soprayz, biʧ, baadj, jowk, karɛk, dɔg
    pap,
    pop
    krab,
    crab
    lɛf,
    leave
    tiyf,
    steal
    hiyv,
    heave
    staat,
    start
    bɛd,
    bed
    pleys,
    place
    mows,
    most
    soprayz,
    surprised
    biʧ,
    bitch
    baadj,
    barge
    jowk,
    joke
    karɛk,
    correct
    dɔg
    dog
    pop, crab, leave, steal, heave, start, bed, place, most, surprised, bitch, barge, joke,contract, correct, dog
  5. ʃrimp
    ʃrimp
    shrimp
    shrimp