Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Present reference of stative verbs and past perfective reference of dynamic verbs

Values

Stative verbs with present reference and dynamic verbs with past perfective reference are both unmarked

Example 31-99:
Mi’N sta li mi so ku kel dos.
Mi’N
I
sta
am
li
here
mi
me
so
only
ku
with
kel
these
dos.
two
I am here alone with only these two.

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

Example 31-100:
N ben kaza. vs. N bai nha kaza.
N
I
ben
come
kaza.
home
vs.
vs.
N
I
bai
go
nha
my
kaza.
house
I came home. vs. I went home.

Source: Isabel Baptista, p.c. (2000)

Confidence:
Very certain