Datapoint Cameroon Pidgin English/Vocative markers

Values

Optional vocative marker following noun

Example 18-171:
Mohning o, ma sista!
Mohning
morning
o,
voc
ma
1sg.poss
sista!
sister
Good morning, my sister/ my friend!

Source: Todd 1991: 8

Example 18-172:
Mary-o, hau nau?
Mary-o,
Mary-voc
hau
how
nau?
now
Hey Mary, how are you?

Source: Balbina Ebong, p.c.

Confidence:
Certain