Datapoint Media Lengua/Position of standard negation

The post-verbal negative marker is ocasionally omitted.

Values

Bipartite, before verb and immediately after Frequency: 90.0%

Example 73-64:
llubixukpi mañana no ishachu
llubi-xu-kpi
rain-prog-subord
mañana
tomorrow
no
neg
i-sha-chu
go-1sg.fut-neg
If it rains tomorrow I won't go.

Source: Muysken 1981a: 71

Confidence:
Very certain

Before the verb Frequency: 10.0%

Example 73-84:
elkunaga no tienen kuminada
el-kuna-ga
3-pl-top
no
neg
tienen
have.3pl
kumi-na-da
eat-nmlz-acc
They do not have anything to eat.

Source: Muysken 1981a: 71

Confidence:
Very certain