Value Differentiation

Language:
Cavite Chabacano
Parameter:
'Body hair' and 'feather'
References
Riego de Dios 1989: 133, 137

Examples

  1. Manda ya tu corta tu pelo; masyao largo ya.
    Manda
    order
    ya
    already
    tu
    2sg
    corta
    cut
    tu
    2sg.poss
    pelo;
    hair
    masyao
    intens
    largo
    long
    ya.
    already
    Have your hair cut; it is already quite long.

    See Escalante 2005: 136

  2. Aquel gallo que ta mira tu alla ya pirdi mucho pluma na sabong.
    Aquel
    that
    gallo
    cock
    que
    that
    ta
    ipfv
    mira
    see
    tu
    2sg
    alla
    there
    ya
    pfv
    pirdi
    loose
    mucho
    many
    pluma
    feather
    na
    loc
    sabong.
    cockfight
    That cock you see over there lost many feathers in the fight.