Example 47-134

Mi ta kere ku mi a forsa mi pia, pasobra ela lanta mashá doló mes awe.
Mi
1sg
ta
tns
kere
believe
ku
comp
mi
1sg
a
pfv
forsa
force
mi
1sg
pia,
leg
pasobra
because
el
3sg
a
pfv
lanta
get.up
mashá
much
doló
painful
mes
emph
awe.
today
I believe I forced my leg, because it was very painful this morning on getting up.
Comment:
El [3SG] in the subject position of the embedded clause refers to the painful bodypart.
Type:
naturalistic written
Source:
Papiamentu database