Datapoint Earlier African American Vernacular English/Deletion of copula be: before locatives

Variety: Earlier African American Vernacular English
Feature: Deletion of copula be: before locatives
Value: B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare
Informants: Alexander Kautzsch

Examples

Example 1309:
Something else Ø in there, I want that.

Source: Bailey, Guy and Maynor, Natalie and Cukor-Avila, Patricia 1991: 31