Value Variable copula

Language:
Batavia Creole (Tugu)
Parameter:
Predicative locative phrases
References
Maurer 2011: 66ff.

Examples

  1. Kampong Tugu ake ting pertu bordu mar.
    Kampong
    village
    Tugu
    Tugu
    ake
    dem
    ting
    cop
    pertu
    near
    bordu
    side
    mar.
    sea
    The village of Tugu is near the seaside.

    See Maurer 2011: 67

  2. Nos sua neli ki na kadju [...].
    Nos
    1pl
    sua
    poss
    neli
    rice
    ki
    rel
    na
    loc
    kadju
    house
    [...].
    [...]
    Our rice, which is at home [...].

    See Maurer 2011: 95