Value Special reciprocal construction based on 'other'

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Reciprocal constructions
References
Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 70

Examples

  1. Moun sa yo remen kò yo.
    Moun
    people
    sa
    dem
    yo
    def.pl
    remen
    love
    body
    yo.
    3pl.poss
    These people love themselves.
    French: Ces personnes s'aiment.

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 70

  2. Youn ba lòt kado.
    Youn
    one
    ba
    give
    lòt
    other
    kado.
    present
    They gave each other presents.
    French: Ils/Elles se sont donné des cadeaux.

    See Valdman et al. 2007: 772

  3. Yo renmen alafoli.
    Yo
    3pl
    renmen
    love
    alafoli.
    madly
    They love each other to death.
    French: Ils s’aiment à la folie.

    See Fattier 1998: vol. 6, p. 71