Value Double-object construction

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Ditransitive constructions with ‘give’
References
Maria Semedo, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Es ka ta da-m trabadju.
    Es
    they
    ka
    neg
    ta
    asp
    da-m
    give-me
    trabadju.
    work
    They don't give me work.

    See Maria Semedo, p.c. (2000)

  2. Pedru da se vizinhu un libru.
    Pedru
    Pedru
    da
    give
    se
    his
    vizinhu
    neighbour
    un
    a
    libru.
    book
    Pedru gave his neighbour a book.