Datapoint Saramaccan/The prohibitive

Values

Normal imperative construction and normal negator

Example 3-68:
Naa go!
Naa
neg
go!
go
Don'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

Example 3-103:
Ko hopo mi tja go a liba!
Ko
come
hopo
pull
mi
1sg
tja
carry
go
go
a
loc
liba!
top
Pull me up!
Confidence:
Very certain