Value Transitive

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Predicative possession
References
Elvira, p.c. (2000); Maria Semedo, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Mi'N ten des fidju.
    Mi'N
    me.I
    ten
    have
    des
    ten
    fidju.
    child
    I have ten children.

    See Elvira, p.c. (2000)

  2. Si'N ka tene dinheru, N ta trabadja uji.
    Si'N
    if.I
    ka
    neg
    tene
    have
    dinheru,
    money
    N
    I
    ta
    asp
    trabadja
    work
    uji.
    today
    If I don't have money, I work today.

    See Argi Avera field work corpus 2000