Datapoint Saramaccan/Position of standard negation

Values

Before the verb

Example 3-143:
M' é gó.
M'=é
1sg=neg
gó.
go
I didn't go.
Example 3-144:
Déé soldáti náá féti.
Déé
def.pl
soldáti
soldier
náá
neg
féti.
fight
The soldiers did NOT fight.

Source: Veenstra 1996: 22

Confidence:
Very certain