Value Indirect-object construction

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of São Vicente
Parameter:
Ditransitive constructions with ‘give’
References
Swolkien 2012

Examples

  1. Nha tia fazê kmida.
    Nha
    1sg.poss
    tia
    aunt
    fazê
    make
    kmida.
    food
    My aunt cooked food.
    Portuguese: A minha tia fez a comida.

    See Swolkien 2012

  2. Maria ta ben dá un flor pa se prufesor.
    Maria
    Maria
    ta
    prs
    ben
    come
    give
    un
    det
    flor
    flower
    pa
    prep
    se
    3sg.poss
    prufesor.
    teacher
    Maria is going to give a flower to her teacher.
    Portuguese: Maria vai dar uma flor para o seu professor.

    See Swolkien 2012