Datapoint Belizean Creole/Alignment of case marking of personal pronouns

8 examples are given for Value 7 to illustrate Belizean Creole's variable system:

1SG a occurs only in A and S, but mi occurs in A, P, S.
2SG/PL yu occurs in A, P, S.
3SG i occurs only in A and S (Examples 120, 118), but im/an occur in A, P, S (Examples 119, 7).
3SG Fem. ʃi (rare) occurs in A, P, S (Example 122).
1Pl wi occurs in A, P, S (Example 7).
2PL unu occurs in A, P, S.(Example 38).
3PL dey occurs in A and S (Example 121), but dem/den/em occurs in A, P, S (Example 103).

Values

Accusative alignment

Example 9-120:
If da wan big wan i iva ina di bow wid im dɛ.
If
if
da
top
wan
a
big
big
wan
one
i
he
iva
heave
ina
in
di
the
bow
bow
wid
with
im
him
dɛ.
there
If it is a big one (i.e. a fish), he pulled it into the bow with him.

Source: Escure 2004: CD

Example 9-119:
Wɛ im wok dɛ naw?
where
im
3sg
wok
work
loc
naw?
now
Where does he work now?

Source: Escure 2004: 537

Example 9-118:
I gaan Belize.
I
3sg
gaan
gone
Belize.
Belize
He/she went to Belize.

Source: Escure's 1992 materials

Example 9-7:
Wi freyd fa an.
Wi
we
freyd
afraid
fa
from
an.
her
We were afraid of her.

Source: Escure 1983a: 41

Example 9-122:
Tɛl ʃi dat.
Tɛl
tell
ʃi
she
dat.
that
Tell her that .
Example 9-103:
Owaz kom now dat dem mos go ʃo taym fu go sho.
Owaz
hours
kom
come
now
now
dat
that
dem
3pl
mos
must
go
go
ʃo
shore
taym
time
fu
for
go
go
sho.
shore
Hours go by so that they must go ashore, it's time to go ashore.

Source: Escure 2004: CD

Example 9-121:
If dey kloz op layk dat dey hav tu smɛl rɛŋk.
If
if
dey
they
kloz
close
op
up
layk
like
dat
that
dey
they
hav
have
tu
to
smɛl
smell
rɛŋk.
rank
If they stay closed, they must smell bad.

Source: Escure's 1980s materials

Example 9-38:
Wɛn unu kom da town?
Wɛn
when
unu
2pl
kom
come
da
to
town?
town
When do you come to town?

Source: Escure's 1980s materials

Confidence:
Very certain