Value Differentiation

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
'Hear' and 'smell'
References
Escure 1983a

Examples

  1. If dey kloz op layk dat dey hav tu smɛl rɛŋk.
    If
    if
    dey
    they
    kloz
    close
    op
    up
    layk
    like
    dat
    that
    dey
    they
    hav
    have
    tu
    to
    smɛl
    smell
    rɛŋk.
    rank
    If they stay closed, they must smell bad.

    See Escure's 1980s materials

  2. Yu hia wan li 'kilin-kilin'.
    Yu
    2sg
    hia
    hear
    wan
    a
    li
    little
    'kilin-kilin'.
    'kilin-kilin'
    You hear a noise that sounds like 'kilin-kilin'.

    See Escure 1983a: 34