Value Identity

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Nominal plural marker and third-person-plural pronoun

Examples

  1. Yo kraze kay yo.
    Yo
    3pl
    kraze
    destroy
    kay
    house
    yo.
    3pl.poss
    They have demolished their houses.
    French: Ils/Elles ont démoli leurs maisons.
  2. wòb yo
    wòb
    dress
    yo
    def.pl
    the dresses
    French: les robes

    See Valdman et al. 2007: 772

  3. Ou bay chen yo manje?
    Ou
    2sg
    bay
    give
    chen
    dog
    yo
    def.pl
    manje?
    eat
    Did you feed the dogs?
    French: Tu as donné à manger aux chiens?

    See Valdman et al. 2007: vii