Datapoint Belizean Creole/Position of tense, aspect, and mood markers in relation to the verb

Values

Immediately preceding the verb Frequency: 70.0%

Example 9-86:
(Suzi) i me de kaal mi.
(Suzi)
(Suzi)
i
3sg
me
ant
de
prog
kaal
call
mi.
me
(Suzi,) she was calling me.

Source: Escure 1983a: 41

Confidence:
Very certain

In a leftward position Frequency: 30.0%

Example 9-16:
Maskin me ownli de tiŋk bowt di trezha we i me las.
Maskin
Maskin
me
ant
ownli
only
de
prog
tiŋk
think
bowt
about
di
the
trezha
treasure
we
rel
i
3sg
me
ant
las.
lose
Maskin was only thinking about the treasure that he had lost.

Source: Escure 1983a: 47

Confidence:
Very certain