235 Like as a quotative particle

A - feature is pervasive or obligatory9
B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare22
C - feature exists, but is extremely rare15
D - attested absence of feature24
X - feature is not applicable (given the structural make-up of the variety/P/C)3
? - no information on feature is available3

Feature area:
Discourse organization and word order
Typical example:
And she was like “What do you mean?”
Example source:
Kortmann/Szmrecsanyi (2004)
Variety World Region Type Value
Id Primary text Variety Variety Type