Value Indefinite article identical to numeral ‘one’

Language:
Cameroon Pidgin English
Parameter:
Indefinite articles
References
Escure's own knowledge

Examples

  1. Wan boi an wan gel di plei fo rut.
    Wan
    indf.art
    boi
    boy
    an
    and
    wan
    indf.art
    gel
    girl
    di
    ipfv
    plei
    play
    fo
    for
    rut.
    road
    A boy and a girl are playing in the street.

    See questionnaire data 1999-2000

  2. wan banana, tu banana, tri banana
    wan
    one
    banana,
    banana
    tu
    two
    banana,
    banana
    tri
    three
    banana
    banana
    one banana, two bananas, three bananas

    See Todd 1991: 16