Datapoint Tetun / Politeness Distinctions in Pronouns

Language:Tetun
Feature:Politeness Distinctions in Pronouns by Johannes Helmbrecht
Value:Binary politeness distinction

Examples

Sentence 3775:

ita

2nd sg. hon.

- ita is used as a polite pronoun for second person singular

ó

2nd sg. fam.

- it should be used for older people, including parents, and for other people in high positions such as nobles and outsiders

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