Value Serial verb

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Instrumental expressions
References
Lang 2002: s.v. ku

Examples

  1. E toma nabádja e da kunpanheru na odju.
    E=toma
    3sg=take
    nabádja
    knife
    e=da
    3sg=give
    kunpanheru
    comrade
    na=odju.
    in=eye
    He stabbed the other one's eye with the knife. OR: He took the knife and stabbed the other one's eye.
    German: Er nahm das Messer und stach dem andern ins Auge.

    See Lang 2012