Datapoint Belizean Creole/Complementizer with verbs of knowing

Values

Complementizer not synchronically related to ‘say’ Frequency: 50.0%

Example 9-181:
A wan mek im now dat wɛn a gaan dat dey kant du dat.
A
1sg
wan
fut
mek
let
im
3sg
now
know
dat
that
wɛn
when
a
1sg
gaan
gone
dat
that
dey
3sg
kant
can't
du
do
dat.
that
I'll let him know that they can't do that when I'm gone.

Source: Escure 2004: 235

Confidence:
Certain

No complementizer Frequency: 50.0%

Example 9-182:
I me now i hafu paas wan plantedj we wan pu man liv.
I
3sg
me
ant
now
know
i
3sg
hafu
have.to
paas
pass
wan
a
plantedj
plantation
we
where
wan
a
pu
poor
man
man
liv.
live
He knew that he had to pass by a small farm where a poor man lived.

Source: Escure 1983a: 46

Confidence:
Certain