Value Differentiation

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Nominal and verbal conjunction
References
Dejean 1982: 36

Examples

  1. M ta renmen manje mango e m ta renmen bwè dlo kokoye.
    M
    1sg
    ta
    cond
    renmen
    love
    manje
    eat
    mango
    mango
    e
    and
    m
    1sg
    ta
    cond
    renmen
    love
    bwè
    drink
    dlo
    water
    kokoye.
    coconut
    I would love to eat mangoes and drink coconut water.
    French: J'aimerais manger des mangues et boire de l'eau de coco.

    See Dejean 1982: 36

  2. Di youn rantre epi di lòt la soti.
    Di
    say
    youn
    one
    rantre
    come.back
    epi
    and
    di
    say
    lòt
    other
    la
    def
    soti.
    go.out
    Tell one to come back and the other one to go out.
    French: Dis à l'un de rentrer et à l'autre de sortir.

    See Dejean 1982: 36

  3. Pòl ak Anita
    Pòl
    Paul
    ak
    with
    Anita
    Anita
    Paul and Anita
    French: Paul et Anita
  4. frè ak sè m yo
    frè
    brother
    ak
    with
    sister
    m
    1sg.poss
    yo
    pl
    my brothers and sisters
    French: mes frères et soeurs