Datapoint Vernacular Liberian English/Progressive marker stap or stay

Variety: Vernacular Liberian English
Feature: Progressive marker stap or stay
Value: B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare
Informants: John Singler


Example 2953:
Before I stay dream, dream, dream, dream, my dream, da why I know my ma die.
Then I kept dreaming and dreaming and dreaming. It was through a dream that I knew that my mother died.'