Datapoint Hawai‘i Creole/‘Want’ complement subjects

Values

The complement subject is left implicit

Example 26-73:
hi laik tiʧ ju foks a staf
hi
3sg
laik
desid
tiʧ
teach
ju
2pl
foks
folks
a
art
staf
stuff
He wants to teach you folks the stuff.
Example 26-110:
da gaɪ laɪg meɪg hambag
da
art
gaɪ
guy
laɪg
desid
meɪg
make
hambag
trouble
The guy wanted to make trouble.

Source: Velupillai 2003a: 132

Confidence:
Very certain