Value Body-part is subject

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English
Parameter:
Experiencer constructions with ‘headache’
References
Shaw 1897: 553; Tong 1862: IV.53

Examples

  1. 米濶合吉篇
    My foot hap got pain.
    My
    1sg.poss
    foot
    foot
    hap
    has
    got
    got
    pain.
    pain
    I have a pain in my foot.

    See Tong 1862: IV.53

  2. head too muchie sore
    head
    head
    too
    too
    muchie
    much
    sore
    sore
    to have a headache

    See Shaw 1897: 553