Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Co-occurrence of demonstrative and definite article

Values

Demonstrative identical to definite article

Example 31-69:

Kel rapas la e ladron, e malandru.
Kel
the
rapas
man
la
there
e
is
ladron,
thief
e
is
malandru.
dishonest
That man is a thief, he is dishonest.

Source: Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

Example 31-70:

E kel mizeria.
E
is
kel
that
mizeria.
poverty
It is that poverty.

Source: Artur, p.c. (2000)

Confidence:
Very certain