Value Indefinite article identical to numeral ‘one’

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Indefinite articles
References
Baptista 2002: 25-27 ; Lang 2012

Examples

  1. Más N ten ki buska un pesoa ta koba.
    Más
    but
    N=ten
    I=have
    ki=buska
    that=search
    un=pesoa
    a=person
    ta=koba.
    ipfv=dig
    But I need to look for someone to dig (for me).

    See Baptista 2002: 25

  2. Góra, nhu ta kume uns banána, pa nhu ndoxa bóka.
    Góra,
    now
    nhu=ta=kume
    2sg.pol.m=ipfv=eat
    uns=banána,
    art.indf.pl=banana
    pa=nhu=ndoxa
    for=2sg.pol.m=sweeten
    bóka.
    mouth
    Now eat some bananas, so that you get a sweet mouth.

    See da Silva 1987: 55