Example 47-61

Esei kièr men ku ta dura dos siman promé ku mi haya bo karta.
Es(un)-ei
one-dem.nprox
kièr
want
men
mean
ku
comp
ta
tns
dura
last
dos
two
siman
week
promé
before
ku
comp
mi
1sg
haya
receive
bo
2sg
karta.
letter
That means that it takes two weeks before I get your letter.
Type:
naturalistic written
Source:
Papiamentu database