Value Possessor-possessum

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English
Parameter:
Order of possessor and possessum
References
Tong 1862: VI.44; Tong 1862: VI.54

Examples

  1. 爹仙鳥米其谷巴鏬巴
    Deer sinew makee cook proper.
    Deer
    deer
    sinew
    sinew
    makee
    make
    cook
    cook
    proper.
    proper
    Boil the deer's sinew thoroughly.

    See Tong 1862: VI.44

  2. 米灣治捫尼都孖鏬益士邊時
    My wantchee money tomorrow expensee.
    My
    1sg
    wantchee
    want
    money
    money
    tomorrow
    tomorrow
    expensee.
    expenses
    I want the money for tomorrow's expenses. OR: I want it for tomorrow's expenses.

    See Tong 1862: VI.54