Value Interrogative phrase not initial

Language:
Diu Indo-Portuguese
Parameter:
Position of interrogative phrases in content questions
References
Cardoso 2009

Examples

  1. Use də ki tə fika med?
    Use
    2sg
    of
    ki
    what
    ipfv.npst
    fik-a
    become-inf
    med?
    fear
    What are you afraid of?

    See Cardoso 2009: 203

  2. Use õt kom nã vey?
    Use
    2
    õt
    yesterday
    kom
    why/how
    neg
    vey?
    come.pst
    Why didn't you come yesterday?

    See Cardoso 2009: 202

  3. Ali nɔs uki tiŋ brĩka?
    Ali
    there
    nɔs
    1pl
    uki
    what
    t-iŋ
    ipfv-pst
    brĩk-a?
    play-inf
    What were we playing there?

    See Cardoso 2004-2008