Example 11-201

Ih hav iz a stori wid trii chalinj.
Ih
3sg.n
hav
have
iz
cop.prs
a
art.indf
stori
story
wid
with
trii
three
chalinj.
challenge
It is a story with three challenges.
Comment:
This is maybe not a good example: it is the beginning of a story and therefore it is not an existential construction. However, in a different context ih have would translate as 'there is'.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Nicaragua project recordings CD