Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Alignment of case marking of personal pronouns

Values

Accusative alignment

Example 31-113:
Nha dona toma-m di dizaseti anu. vs. N toma Pedru di dizaseti anu.
Nha
my
dona
grandmother
toma-m
took-me
di
of
dizaseti
seventeen
anu.
year
vs.
vs.
N
I
toma
take
Pedru
Pedru
di
of
dizaseti
seventeen
anu.
year
My grandmother raised me from the age of seventeen on. vs. I raised Pedru from the age of seventeen.

Source: Lolota Brava, p.c. (2000)

Example 31-114:
N panha-l d’idadi dja. vs. El panha katxor.
N
I
panha-l
take-her
d’idadi
of.age
dja.
already
vs.
vs.
El
he
panha
took
katxor.
dog
I took her when she was already old. vs. He took the dog.

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

Confidence:
Very certain