Value Only iconic functions

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
Functions of reduplication
References
Escure 1983a

Examples

  1. Yu hia samtn̩ de krich krich ina mangru.
    Yu
    you
    hia
    hear
    samtn̩
    something
    de
    prog
    krich
    screech
    krich
    screech
    ina
    in
    mangru.
    mangrove
    You hear a screeching noise in the mangrove.

    See Escure 1983a: 34

  2. Tayga baal i baal i baal i baal n̩ i tek buʃ.
    Tayga
    tiger
    baal
    bawl
    i
    3sg
    baal
    bawl
    i
    3sg
    baal
    bawl
    i
    3sg
    baal
    bawl
    and
    i
    3sg
    tek
    take
    buʃ.
    bush
    Tiger cried and cried and finally fled into the forest.

    See Escure 2004: CD