Datapoint Bislama/'Green' and 'blue'

Values

Differentiation

Example 23-74:
smol boe ia i karem bigfala grin baket ia
smol
small
boe
boy
ia
def
i
agr
karem
carry
bigfala
big
grin
green
baket
bucket
ia
def
That small boy was carrying the big green bucket.

Source: Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

Example 23-178:
mi laekem hem i werem aelan dres ia we i bluwan
mi
1sg
laekem
like
hem
3sg
i
agr
werem
wear
aelan
island
dres
dress
ia
def
we
comp
i
agr
bluwan
blue
I like her wearing that blue Mother Hubbard dress.
Confidence:
Very certain