Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Going to named places

Values

No adpositional/case marking Frequency: 56.2%

Example 31-141:
N ta bai Praia pamodi N ta ba atxa nhas minizu.
N
I
ta
hab
bai
go
Praia
Praia
pamodi
because
N
I
ta
hab
ba
go
atxa
find
nhas
my
minizu.
child
I go to Praia because I go to meet my children.

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

Confidence:
Very certain

Preposition Frequency: 43.8%

Example 31-142:
Pedru ta bai pa Praia.
Pedru
Pedru
ta
fut
bai
go
pa
to
Praia.
Praia
Pedro will go to Praia.
Confidence:
Very certain