Value The complement subject is left implicit

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of Brava
Parameter:
‘Want’ complement subjects
References
Coladeira Singer, p.c. (2000)

Examples

  1. Ma dja nhos kre brinka-l, mas el sta di mas pa nhos.
    Ma
    but
    dja
    compl
    nhos
    you
    kre
    want
    brinka-l,
    play-it
    mas
    but
    el
    it
    sta
    is
    di
    of
    mas
    much
    pa
    for
    nhos.
    you
    But you want to play with it; however, it is too much for you.

    See Coladeira Singer, p.c. (2000)