Value Subject-verb-object (SVO)

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Order of subject, object, and verb
References
Rocha, Belmira Coelho, p.c. (2000); Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. N ta gradise nha fidjus.
    N
    1sg
    ta
    asp
    gradise
    thank
    nha
    my
    fidjus.
    children
    I thank my children.

    See Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)

  2. Djedje di Djai atxa mudjer bibu.
    Djedje
    Djedje
    di
    of
    Djai
    Djai
    atxa
    found
    mudjer
    woman
    bibu.
    alive
    Djedje of Djai's found the woman alive.

    See Rocha, Belmira Coelho, p.c. (2000)