Value Transitive

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English
Parameter:
Predicative possession
References
Tong 1862: VI.59; Tong 1862: VI.57; Tong 1862: VI.30

Examples

  1. 㕭合吉卑剪米其
    You hap got pidgin makee?
    You
    2sg
    hap
    have
    got
    got
    pidgin
    pidgin
    makee?
    make
    Have you any business to do?

    See Tong 1862: VI.59

  2. 㕭吉厚乜治卑時阿打
    You got how muchee piecee order?
    You
    2sg
    got
    got
    how
    how
    muchee
    much
    piecee
    clf
    order?
    order
    How many orders have you got?

    See Tong 1862: VI.57

  3. 米哪吉咩(竹+厘)(口件)乎簍也
    My no got (A)merican flour.
    My
    1sg
    no
    neg
    got
    got
    (A)merican
    American
    flour.
    flour
    I have no American flour.

    See Tong 1862: VI.30