Value Binary pronominal politeness distinction

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Politeness distinctions in second-person pronouns
References
Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Jisus ta bensua nha, ta kunpanha nha.
    Jisus
    Jesus
    ta
    tam
    bensua
    bless
    nha,
    you
    ta
    tam
    kunpanha
    accompany
    nha.
    you
    May Jesus bless you and be with you.

    See Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)

  2. Pa Deus da nha bon trabadju, pa nha rasebedu sabi.
    Pa
    for
    Deus
    God
    da
    give
    nha
    you
    bon
    good
    trabadju,
    work
    pa
    for
    nha
    you
    rasebedu
    received
    sabi.
    well
    May God give you good work and may you be welcomed.

    See Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)