Datapoint Sranan/Polar questions

Values

Only interrogative intonation Frequency: 75.0%

Example 2-270:
Yu no musu sabi wan fosi ten tori?
Yu
2sg
no
neg
musu
must
sabi
know
wan
art
fosi
first
ten
time
tori?
story
Surely you know an old time story?

Source: Winford 2000b: 97

Example 2-271:
Nownow yu e teki en kba nownow?
Nownow
now
yu
2sg
e
ipfv
teki
take
en
3sg
kba
already
nownow?
now
Are you already recording it right now?

Source: Winford 2000a: 422

Confidence:
Very certain

Final question particle Frequency: 25.0%

Example 2-268:
Oh, ma dan a ben kan kon taki now, tog?
Oh,
oh
ma
but
dan
then
a
3sg
ben
pst
kan
can
kon
come
taki
talk
now,
now
tog?
tag
Oh, but then he could come and chat now, right?

Source: Winford & Migge 2008: 699

Example 2-269:
A film ben span, no?
A
det
film
movie
ben
pst
span,
exciting
no?
no
The movie was exciting, wasn’t it?

Source: Wilner 1992: 48

Confidence:
Certain