Datapoint Hawai‘i Creole/Tightness of the link between the past marker and the verb

Values

Particle, only grammatical markers can intervene

Example 26-33:
maɪ fadɛ dɛm justu go [...] sɛʔ [...] tə˞donɛʔ
maɪ
1sg.poss
fadɛ
father
dɛm
ass
justu
pst.hab
go
act
[...]
[...]
sɛʔ
set
[...]
[...]
tə˞donɛʔ
turtle.net
My father and his friends / those associated with him used to set turtle nets.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 61

Example 26-55:
wi justu pau katiŋ gɹæs bifɔ naɪtaɪm
wi
1pl
justu
pst.hab
pau
compl
kati-ŋ
cut-prog
gɹæs
grass
bifɔ
before
naɪtaɪm
night.time
We used to / would finish cutting grass before dark / night time.
Confidence:
Very certain