142 Other forms/phrases for copula ʼbeʼ: before AdjPs

A - feature is pervasive or obligatory1
B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare4
C - feature exists, but is extremely rare6
D - attested absence of feature44
X - feature is not applicable (given the structural make-up of the variety/P/C)19
? - no information on feature is available3

Feature area:
Verb phrase III: verb morphology
Typical example:
Shi stei sik ‘She is sick’
Example source:
HawC (Burridge 2008: 598)
Variety World Region Type Value
Id Primary text Variety Variety Type