Value Two-way contrast

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Distance contrasts in demonstratives
References
Argi Avera field work corpus 2000; Jose Joaquim Rocha, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Kel rapas la e ladron, e malandru.
    Kel
    the
    rapas
    man
    la
    there
    e
    is
    ladron,
    thief
    e
    is
    malandru.
    dishonest
    That man is a thief, he is dishonest.

    See Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

  2. Dja kel vida li e un bokadu duru.
    Dja
    compl
    kel
    the
    vida
    life
    li
    here
    e
    is
    un
    a
    bokadu
    little
    duru.
    difficult
    This life is a little difficult.

    See Jose Joaquim Rocha, p.c. (2000)