Value ‘First’, ‘second’, or more are suppletive, the others are synchronically derived from cardinal numerals

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English (European)
Parameter:
Ordinal numerals
References
Loines 1953: 121; Ball 1855: 118; Tilden 1831-32: 834

Examples

  1. Bum bye you kum my housy second teem.
    Bum
    later
    bye
    later
    you
    2sg
    kum
    come
    my
    my
    housy
    house
    second
    second
    teem.
    time
    Come to my house again another time.

    See Ball 1855: 118