Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Comparative standard marking

Values

Particle marking Frequency: 56.2%

Example 31-84:
Joao e mas spertu ki bo.
Joao
Joao
e
is
mas
more
spertu
intelligent
ki
than
bo.
you
Joao is more intelligent than you.
Example 31-85:
Artur e mas bedju ki Djon.
Artur
Arthur
e
is
mas
more
bedju
old
ki
than
Djon.
John
Arthur is older than John.

Source: Maria Chiviar, p.c. (2000)

Confidence:
Very certain

Locational plus particle marking Frequency: 43.8%

Example 31-83:
E mutu mas bedju di ki mi.
E
is
mutu
much
mas
more
bedju
old
di
of
ki
than
mi.
me
He is much older than I am.

Source: Maria Chiviar, p.c. (2000)

Confidence:
Very certain