Value Demonstrative word precedes noun

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Order of demonstrative and noun
References
Jose Joaquim Rocha, p.c. (2000); Jose Martins, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Dja kel vida-li e un bokadu duru.
    Dja
    then
    kel
    this
    vida-li
    life-here
    e
    is
    un
    a
    bokadu
    little
    duru.
    difficult
    Then again, this life is a little difficult.

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

  2. un merkanu ki ten kel loja grandi-la
    un
    an
    merkanu
    American
    ki
    who
    ten
    has
    kel
    dem
    loja
    shop
    grandi-la
    big-there
    an American that has that big shop

    See Jose Martins, p.c. (2000)