Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Ditransitive constructions with ‘give’

Values

Double-object construction

Example 31-115:
Es ka ta da-m trabadju.
Es
they
ka
neg
ta
asp
da-m
give-me
trabadju.
work
They don't give me work.

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

Example 31-116:
Pedru da se vizinhu un libru.
Pedru
Pedru
da
give
se
his
vizinhu
neighbour
un
a
libru.
book
Pedru gave his neighbour a book.
Confidence:
Very certain