Example 43-15

Nosotër kontenti fay orta, tara klapa. Mas dianti nos bota aka somenti.
Nosotër
1pl
kontenti
happy
fay
make
orta,
garden
tara
plant
klapa.
coconut
Mas
more
dianti
front
nos
1pl
bota
put
aka
def.art
somenti.
seed
We like to cultivate a garden, to plant cocounut palms. First we plant the seeds.

Comment:
The noun somenti 'seeds' hasn't been introduced into discourse before. The definite article is used because of the associative link with orta 'garden' and klapa 'coconut'.
Type:
naturalistic written
Source:
Maurer 2011: 24