Datapoint Nicaraguan Creole English/Experiencer constructions with ‘like’

Values

Experiencer is subject

Example 11-211:
Dei get fa laik it.
Dei
3pl
get
get
fa
comp
laik
like
it.
3sg.n
They get to like it. OR: They will take a liking to it.

Source: Nicaragua project recordings CD

Example 11-213:
Ai laik suga.
Ai
1sg
laik
like
suga.
sugar
I like sugar.

Source: Nicaragua project recordings CD

Example 11-212:
Ih neva laik notn.
Ih
3sg
neva
neg.pst
laik
like
notn.
nothing
He didn’t like anything.
Confidence:
Very certain