Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Expletive subject of existential verb

Values

An expletive subject is not used

Example 31-120:

Si ka ten nada di kume, nu ta ferbe-l o nu ta kuzinha-l.
Si
if
ka
neg
ten
have
nada
nothing
di
of
kume,
eat
nu
we
ta
hab
ferbe-l
boil-it
o
or
nu
we
ta
hab
kuzinha-l.
cook-it
If there is nothing to eat, we boil it or we cook it.

Source: Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

Confidence:
Very certain