Datapoint Nicaraguan Creole English/Instrumental expressions

Values

Adposition

Example 11-216:
Deh fishin wid net.
Deh
3pl
fishin
fish
wid
ins
net.
net
They fish with nets.

Source: Nicaragua project recordings CD

Example 11-217:
Bai migl day dem put a lang tiebl iin di hous an kova it wid a tiebl klaat.
Bai
by
migl
middle
day
day
dem
3pl
put
put
a
art.indf
lang
long
tiebl
table
iin
in
di
art.def
hous
house
an
and
kova
cover
it
3sg
wid
ins
a
art.indf
tiebl
table
klaat.
cloth
At noon, they put up a long table in the house and covered it with a table cloth.
Example 11-218:
Shi kot di miit wid wa naif.
Shi
3sg.f
kot
cut
di
art.def
miit
meat
wid
ins
wa
art.indf
naif.
knife
She cut the meat with a knife.
Confidence:
Very certain