Datapoint Eastern Maroon Creole/Absolute use of reflexives

Variety: Eastern Maroon Creole
Feature: Absolute use of reflexives
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Bettina Migge


Example 1554:
Ma efu i án boli alisi, u seefi, a kwaka u e njan.
But if you don't cook rice, as for us, it is baked cassava that we eat.
Example 1555:
Soso alisi seefi, a án man boli fu den pikin fu den njan.
Even just rice, she cannot [i.e. does not] cook for the children to eat.