Value No special reflexive pronouns exist

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns

Examples

  1. hem i se hem wan i kakae
    hem
    3sg
    i
    agr
    se
    say
    hem
    3sg
    wan
    one
    i
    agr
    kakae
    eat
    He said that he (alone) would use it.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

  2. Selena i lukum hem long mira
    Selena
    Selena
    i
    agr
    lukum
    look
    hem
    3sg
    long
    in
    mira
    mirror
    Selena saw herself in the mirror.
  3. mifala nao we mifala i gat pikinini i stap
    mifala
    1pl.excl
    nao
    now
    we
    comp
    mifala
    1pl.excl
    i
    agr
    gat
    have
    pikinini
    child
    i
    agr
    stap
    stay
    Those of us with children, we have to stay.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings