Value Modifying adjective follows noun

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Order of adjective and noun
References
Lang 2012

Examples

  1. Mudjer tenba un katxorinhu bunitu, [...].
    Mudjer
    woman
    ten-ba
    have-ant
    un=katxor-inhu
    art.indf=dog-dim
    bunitu,
    nice
    [...].
    [...]
    The woman had a nice little dog, [...].
    German: Die Frau hatte ein hübsches Hündchen, [...].

    See da Silva 1987: 41

  2. Dipos di fésta kasamentu, es komesa ta fase bida normal.
    Dipos
    after
    di=fésta
    of=party
    kasamentu,
    marriage
    es=komesa
    3pl=begin
    ta=fase
    ipfv=make
    bida
    life
    normal.
    normal
    After their wedding celebrations they began to lead a normal life.
    German: Nach dem Hochzeitsfest begannen sie ein normales Leben zu führen.

    See da Silva 1987: 41

  3. un bédju póbri
    un=bédju
    art.indf=old
    póbri
    poor
    a poor old man

    See Lang 2012