Datapoint Newfoundland English/Was/were generalization

Variety: Newfoundland English
Feature: Was/were generalization
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Sandra Clarke


Example 2115:
we was joined together as one

Source: of Newfoundland nd: C1375

Example 2116:
You wasn't supposed to

Source: of Newfoundland nd: C1125

Example 2117:
they was drinking rum

Source: Wagner nd: 006