Value No copula

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Predicative adjectives
References
DeGraff 2007: 104

Examples

  1. Elifèt malad.
    Elifèt
    Elifèt
    malad.
    sick
    Elifèt is sick.
    French: Elifèt est malade.

    See DeGraff 2007: 104

  2. Tout je l wouj paske li an kolè.
    Tout
    every
    je
    eye
    l
    3sg.poss
    wouj
    red
    paske
    because
    li
    3sg
    an
    in
    kolè.
    anger
    Her/His eyes are bloodshot because she/he is furious.
    French: Ses yeux sont rouges parce qu'elle/il est en colère.

    See Valdman et al. 2007: 766