Datapoint Newfoundland English/Invariant present tense forms due to generalization of 3rd person –s to all persons

Variety: Newfoundland English
Feature: Invariant present tense forms due to generalization of 3rd person –s to all persons
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Sandra Clarke

Examples

Example 2111:
now you lives over on the fairy side of the cove

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 002

Example 2112:
Come on now we finishes this up

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 011