Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of Brava/Order of degree word and adjective

Values

Degree word precedes adjective

Example 31-17:
Kabu e mutu fundu, mutu lonju di tera.
Kabu
place
e
is
mutu
too
fundu,
remote
mutu
too
lonju
far
di
from
tera.
land
The place is too remote, too far from the land.

Source: Argi Avera field work corpus 2000

Example 31-18:
Es fra ka ta bebe mas kabu e mutu dretu.
Es
they
fra
say
ka
neg
ta
asp
bebe
drink
mas
more
kabu
place
e
is
mutu
very
dretu.
good
They said that no one drinks anymore, the place is very good.

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

Confidence:
Very certain