Datapoint Hawai‘i Creole/Uses of the progressive marker

Values

Only progressive function

Example 26-56:
ðɛ pipo kɹain dæ deɪ laɪg deɪ neɪʃɛn bæg
ðɛ
art
pipo
people
kɹa-in
cry-prog
that
deɪ
3pl
laɪg
desid
deɪ
3pl.poss
neɪʃɛn
nation
bæg
back
People are shouting that they want their nation back.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 90

Confidence:
Very certain