Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Distance contrasts in demonstratives

Values

Two-way contrast

Example 31-72:

Dja kel vida li e un bokadu duru.
Dja
compl
kel
the
vida
life
li
here
e
is
un
a
bokadu
little
duru.
difficult
This life is a little difficult.

Source: Jose Joaquim Rocha, p.c. (2000)

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

Confidence:
Very certain