Datapoint Fanakalo/Generic noun phrases in subject function

Values

Plural noun phrase with definite article Frequency: 50.0%

Example 61-25:
Lo bongolo yena baleka kakhulu.
Lo
def.art
bongolo
donkey
yena
it
balek-a
run-prs
kakhulu.
greatly
Donkeys run greatly. OR: The donkey runs greatly. OR: A donkey runs greatly.
Confidence:
Certain

Singular noun phrase with definite article Frequency: 50.0%

Example 61-24:
Lo pikanin yena hayi thanda lo pelepele.
Lo
def.art
pikanin
child
yena
it
hayi
neg
thand-a
like-v
lo
def.art
pelepele.
pepper
Children don't like pepper. OR: The child doesn't like the pepper.
Confidence:
unspecified