Value Two-way contrast

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English
Parameter:
Distance contrasts in demonstratives
References
Tong 1862: IV.51; Tong 1862: VI.41

Examples

  1. 士咩厘地士乎簍亞
    Smellee thisee flower.
    Smellee
    smell
    thisee
    dem
    flower.
    flower
    Smell this flower.

    See Tong 1862: IV. 51

  2. 忒其未厘其刦咧卑士毡地文
    Takee milkee give that piecee gentleman.
    Takee
    take
    milkee
    milk
    give
    give
    that
    dem
    piecee
    clf
    gentleman.
    gentleman
    Pass the milk to that gentleman.

    See Tong 1862: VI.41