Example 47-119

Tambe mi a hiba e pòtrèt nan di bo ultimo ròl di film pa bo mama. E pòtrèt nan a sali bon.
Tambe
also
mi
1sg
a
pfv
hiba
carry
e
def
pòtrèt
photo
nan
pl
di
of
bo
2sg
ultimo
last
ròl
roll
di
of
film
film
pa
for
bo
2sg
mama.
mother
E
def
pòtrèt
photo
nan
pl
a
pfv
sali
come.out
bon.
good
I also carried the photos of your last roll of film to your mother. The pictures came out nice.
Comment:
This example illustrates the appearance of the DP e pòtrèt nan as subject in the second sentence. As can be seen in the first sentence, its occurrence as object does not involve case marking.
Type:
naturalistic written
Source:
Papiamentu database