Datapoint Hawai‘i Creole/Position of standard negation

Values

Before the verb

Example 26-60:
aɪ dono waɪ dɛ nɛva puɾ ɔm in a miɾol
1sg
dono
neg.know
waɪ
why
3pl
nɛva
neg.pst
puɾ
put
ɔm
3sg
in
in
a
def
miɾol
middle
I don't know why they didn't put it in the middle.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 54

Example 26-61:
ðat no saʊn ɹaɪt tu mi
ðat
dem
no
neg
saʊn
sound
ɹaɪt
right
tu
to
mi
1sg.obl
That doesn't sound right to me.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 23

Example 26-64:
a tiŋ B. no gon bi gud
a
1sg
tiŋ
think
B.
B.
no
neg
gon
fut
bi
be
gud
good
I think that B. isn't going to be (any) good. OR: I don't think that B. is going to be (any) good.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 177

Confidence:
Very certain