Value Particle, nothing can intervene

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
Tightness of the link between the progressive marker and the verb
References
Escure 1993a

Examples

  1. Di leydi me de waʧ a wid wan sayd a i ayz.
    Di
    the
    leydi
    lady
    me
    ant
    de
    prog
    waʧ
    watch
    a
    him
    wid
    with
    wan
    one
    sayd
    side
    a
    of
    i
    her
    ayz.
    eyes
    The lady was watching him sideways.

    See Escure's 1980s materials