Value Different complementizer

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Santiago
Parameter:
Complements of 'think' and 'want'
References
Lang 2012; Quint 2000: 210

Examples

  1. N ka txomá-u, pamodi N pensa ma bu stába kansádu!
    N=ka=txomá=u,
    1sg=neg=call=2sg
    pamodi
    because
    N=pensa
    1sg=think
    ma=bu=stá-ba
    comp=2sg=be-ant
    kansádu!
    tired
    I didn't call you because I thought you were tired!
    German: Ich habe dich nicht gerufen, weil ich glaubte, du seist müde!

    See da Silva 1987: 213

  2. Ago, N kre pa nhos po-m na skóla!
    Ago,
    now
    N=kre
    1sg=want
    pa=nhos=po=m
    for=2pl=put=1sg
    na=skóla!
    into=school
    Now I want you to put me in school!
    German: Jetzt möchte ich, dass ihr mich in die Schule steckt!

    See da Silva 1987: 109