Value Special reciprocal construction based on 'companion'

Language:
Cape Verdean Creole of São Vicente
Parameter:
Reciprocal constructions
References
Swolkien 2012

Examples

  1. Es ben partá d'kunpanher.
    Es
    3pl
    ben
    come
    partá
    separate
    de
    from
    kunpanher.
    each.other
    They separated from each other.
    Portuguese: Separaram-se.

    See Swolkien 2012

  2. No mestê protejê-l d'se kabésa.
    No
    1pl
    mestê
    need
    protejê-l
    protect-3sg
    de
    from
    se
    poss.3sg
    kabésa.
    head
    We need to protect him from himself.
    Portuguese: Temos de o protejer dele mesmo.

    See Swolkien 2012