Example 25-17

Olabat bigbala yem.
Olabat
3pl
big-bala
big-adj2
yem.
yam
They are big yams.

Comment:
Variety: Roper River. This is an example of a predicative noun phrase in a verbless clause with present tense interpretation, which also illustrates the order of adjective and noun in a noun phrase.
Type:
unknown
Source:
Sandefur 1979: 123