Value Only few adjectives agree with the noun

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Gender agreement of adnominal adjectives
References
Baptista 2002: 65-70 ; Lang 2012

Examples

  1. [...], brisi N odja un kása bunitu, xeiu di luzérna.
    [...],
    [...]
    brisi
    suddenly
    N=odja
    I=see
    un=kása
    art.indf=house
    bunitu
    nice
    xeiu
    full
    di=luzérna.
    of=light
    [...], suddenly I saw a beautiful house full of light.
    German: [...], plötzlich sah ich ein hübsches Haus voller Licht.

    See Lang 2002: s.v. brisi

  2. E nho! E, fórti bádju sábi! Mósas so bunita!
    E
    oh
    nho!
    2sg.pol.m
    E,
    oh
    fórti
    strong
    bádju
    ball
    sábi!
    delicious
    Mósa-s
    girl-pl
    so
    only
    bunita!
    pretty
    Oh man! Oh, what a great dance event! There were only beautiful girls!
    German: Oh Mann! Oh, was für eine tolle Tanzveranstaltung! Nur schöne Mädchen!

    See Lang 2002: s.v. manera

  3. Minina ku bexóna ê ka bunitu pa europeu.
    minina
    girl
    ku=bexóna
    with=thick.lip
    ê
    be
    ka
    neg
    bunitu
    pretty
    pa=europeu
    for=European.
    Europeans are not fond of thick-lipped girls.
    German: Europäer finden Mädchen mit dicken Lippen nicht schön.

    See Lang 2002: s.v. bexóna