Value Intensifiers and reflexives are differentiated

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns
References
Fattier 1998: 860

Examples

  1. M ap gade kò mwen.
    M
    1sg
    ap
    inacc
    gade
    look
    body
    mwen.
    1sg.poss
    I look at myself.
    French: Je me regarde.

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 2, p. 860

  2. Li kapab fè sa li menm.
    Li
    3sg
    kapab
    can
    do
    sa
    dem
    li
    he
    menm.
    himself
    He/She can do that himself/herself.
    French: Il/Elle peut faire ça lui/elle-même.

    See Valdman et al. 2007: 478

  3. Se msye Chal menm, mèt travay la, ki vin wè kouman bagay la ap mache.
    Se
    hl
    msye
    mister
    Chal
    Charles
    menm,
    self
    mèt
    master
    travay
    work
    la,
    def
    ki
    rel
    vin
    come
    see
    kouman
    how
    bagay
    thing
    la
    def
    ap
    inacc
    mache.
    work
    It's Mr. Charles himself, the one in charge of the work, who has come to see how the thing works.
    French: C’est monsieur Charles lui-même, le responsable du travail, qui est venu voir comment le truc marche.