Value Same forms

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Pronominal and adnominal demonstratives

Examples

  1. Dengue moskito i putum ek blong hem long ol containers olsem ia [...].
    Dengue
    dengue
    moskito
    mosquito
    i
    agr
    putum
    put
    ek
    egg
    blong
    poss
    hem
    3sg
    long
    loc
    ol
    pl
    containers
    containers
    olsem
    like
    ia
    def
    [...].
    [...]
    Dengue mosquitoes lay their eggs in containers such as the following [...].
  2. ol smolsmol tortel ia oli kamaot long eg
    ol
    pl
    smol~smol
    small~small
    tortel
    turtle
    ia
    def
    oli
    agr
    kamaot
    come.out
    long
    from
    eg
    egg
    The little turtles come out of the(ir) egg.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

  3. Hemi mas kam long Port Vila blong salem ol faol ia.
    Hemi
    3sg.agr
    mas
    must
    kam
    come
    long
    all
    Port
    Port
    Vila
    Vila
    blong
    purp
    salem
    sell
    ol
    pl
    faol
    chicken
    ia.
    def
    She has to come to Port Vila to sell these chickens.