Datapoint Hawai‘i Creole/The prohibitive

Values

Normal imperative construction and normal negator

Example 26-68:
gɹams azɹ ɔm tɛl um a no stɛ
gɹams
grandmother
azɹ
answer
ɔm
3sg
tɛl
tell
um
3pl
a
1sg
no
neg
stɛ
loc
Grandma, answer it, tell them I'm not here!

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 93

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 26-69:
no ansɹ ɔm
no
neg
ansɹ
answer
ɔm
3sg
Don't answer it!
Confidence:
Very certain