Value Special imperative construction and normal negator

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
The prohibitive
References
Escure 2004

Examples

  1. Gu!
    Gu!
    Go
    Go!
  2. Yu no paas dat ting ataal.
    Yu
    2sg
    no
    neg
    paas
    pass
    dat
    that
    ting
    thing
    ataal.
    at.all
    Don't overlook it.

    See Escure 1983a: 34

  3. Dey no kil op di fiʃ de.
    Dey
    they
    no
    neg
    kil
    kill
    op
    up
    di
    the
    fiʃ
    fish
    de.
    there
    They didn't kill the fish.

    See Escure's 1980s materials