Value Adpositional or case marking of possessor

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Marking of possessor noun phrases
References
Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

Examples

  1. Nha ka sta pensa na kel renda di kaza.
    Nha
    you
    ka
    neg
    sta
    asp
    pensa
    think
    na
    of
    kel
    the
    renda
    rent
    di
    of
    kaza.
    house
    You are not thinking about the house rent.

    See Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

  2. fidju di kristan, fidju di Deus
    fidju
    son
    di
    of
    kristan,
    Christian
    fidju
    son
    di
    of
    Deus
    God
    sons of Christians, sons of God

    See Idilha Alves, p.c. (2000)

  3. Nu djobe trabadju pa nu ka mexe mon na nada k'e di djenti.
    Nu
    we
    djobe
    look
    trabadju
    work
    pa
    for
    nu
    we
    ka
    neg
    mexe
    put
    mon
    hand
    na
    on
    nada
    nothing
    k'e
    that.is
    di
    of
    djenti.
    people
    We look for work so that we don't steal people's things.

    See Argi Avera field work corpus 2000