Value Special motion-from adposition

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
Transitive motion verbs: ‘pull’
References
Lolota Brava, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Nho Djiku ki ba kexa d'es, ba tira mininu di braku.
    Nho
    Mr
    Djiku
    Djiko
    ki
    that
    ba
    went
    kexa
    complain
    d'es,
    of.them
    ba
    went
    tira
    pull
    mininu
    child
    di
    out.of
    braku.
    hole
    It was Mr Djiko who went to complain about them, who went to pull the children out of the hole.

    See Lolota Brava, p.c. (2000)

  2. Nha primeru fidju more na Purtugal.
    Nha
    my
    primeru
    first
    fidju
    son
    more
    die
    na
    in
    Purtugal.
    Portugal
    My first son died in Portugal.

    See Jose Martins, p.c. (2000)