Value Variable plural marking of human or inanimate nouns

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Occurrence of nominal plural markers
References
Isabel Baptista, p.c. (2000); Josino, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Ka kuma gosi ki minizu sa tudu ben bistidu.
    Ka
    neg
    kuma
    like
    gosi
    now
    ki
    that
    minizu
    children
    sa
    are
    tudu
    all
    ben
    well
    bistidu.
    dressed
    It is not like nowadays that children are all well dressed.

    See Josino, p.c. (2000)

  2. Trabadjadoris, gosi sta karu pa bu po pa trabadja.
    Trabadjadoris,
    worker.pl
    gosi
    now
    sta
    asp
    karu
    expensive
    pa
    for
    bu
    you
    po
    put
    pa
    to
    trabadja.
    work
    Workers are now expensive for you to put to work.

    See Isabel Baptista, p.c. (2000)