Value Reflexive pronoun with ‘body’ or body-part

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Reflexive constructions
References
Fattier 1998: 860

Examples

  1. Li tiye tèt li.
    Li
    3sg
    tiye
    kill
    tèt
    head
    li.
    3sg.poss
    He/She committed suicide.
    French: Il/Elle s'est suicidé(e).

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 2, p. 860

  2. M te gade kò m nan glas.
    M
    1sg
    te
    ant
    gade
    look
    body
    m
    1sg.poss
    nan
    in
    glas.
    mirror
    I had looked at myself in the mirror.
    French: Je m'étais regardé dans la glace.

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 72