Datapoint Chinese Pidgin English/Nominal and verbal conjunction

The preposition long is used for nominal conjunction only, while and is used for nominal and verbal conjunction. Juxtaposition may also be used for both types.

Values

Overlap

Example 20-100:
米灣治深舖(竹+厘)沙乎深碧加
My wantchee some preservoo some pickle.
My
1sg
wantchee
want
some
some
preservoo
preserve
some
some
pickle.
pickle
I want some preserves and some pickles.

Source: Tong 1862: VI.29

Example 20-101:
鼻哥素米灣治(竹+厘)乎歐林砵地快也(口活)窩打罩罩
Becauso my wantchee leavoo out room putee firewood, water, chow chow.
Becauso
because
my
1sg
wantchee
want
leavoo
leave
out
out
room
room
putee
put
firewood,
firewood
water,
water
chow
food
chow.
food
For I have to leave room to put firewood, water and provisions.

Source: Tong 1862: VI.34

Example 20-102:
米其士丹米其(口鬱)椏鏬爹
Makee stand makee wait alla day.
Makee
make
stand
stand
makee
make
wait
wait
alla
all
day.
day
You have to stand and wait there the whole day.

Source: Tong 1862: IV.32

Example 20-98:
He hap five piece chiloh, - three piece bull chiloh, and two piece cow chiloh.
He
3sg
hap
has
five
five
piece
clf
chiloh,
child
-
 
three
three
piece
clf
bull
bull
chiloh,
child
and
and
two
two
piece
clf
cow
cow
chiloh.
child
He has five children: three boys and two girls.

Source: Holman 1834: 110

Example 20-99:
Young mandulin man hab see she and want for make buy she.
Young
young
mandulin
mandarin
man
man
hab
pfv
see
see
she
3sg
and
and
want
want
for
for
make
make
buy
buy
she.
3sg
The young mandarin saw her and wanted to buy her.

Source: Tilden 1831-32: 767

Example 20-72:
希郎希米其拍拿
He long he makee partner.
He
3sg
long
com
he
3sg
makee
make
partner.
partner
He joins him in partnership.

Source: Tong 1862: IV.69

Confidence:
Certain