Datapoint Cavite Chabacano/Independent pronominal possessors

Values

Identical to dependent pronominal possessor Frequency: 62.5%

Example 45-69:
Di ele ese camisa.
Di
of
ele
3sg
ese
that
camisa.
dress
That dress is hers.

Source: Llamado 1972: 74

Example 45-65:
Bantay el perro di ele.
Bantay
Bantay
el
def
perro
dog
di
of
ele.
she
Her dog is Bantay.
Example 45-68:
Di mi este libro.
Di
of
mi
1sg.poss
este
this
libro.
book
This book is mine.

Source: Llamado 1972: 67

Confidence:
Certain

Special pronoun form Frequency: 37.5%

Example 45-67:
Mio esi bicicleta na enfrente de niso casa.
Mio
mine
esi
that
bicicleta
bicycle
na
loc
enfrente
front
de
of
niso
1pl.poss
casa.
house
The bicycle in front of our house is mine.

Source: Escalante 2005: 109

Example 45-70:
Ya murmura mi hermana con su criada.
Ya
pfv
murmura
scold
mi
1sg.poss
hermana
sister
con
obj
su
3sg.poss
criada.
servant
My sister scolded her servant.

Source: Escalante 2005: 115

Confidence:
Certain