Value Postpositions

Language:
Chinese Pidgin English
Parameter:
Order of adposition and noun phrase
References
Tong 1862: VI.41; Tong 1862: VI.51; Tong 1862: VI.55

Examples

  1. 甘舌尼西
    Come Sydney side.
    Come
    come
    Sydney
    Sydney
    side.
    side
    (She) came from Sydney.

    See Tong 1862: VI.32

  2. 米鴨巴西咧卑士
    My opposite that piecee.
    My
    1sg
    opposite
    opposite
    that
    dem
    piecee.
    piece
    The one opposite to me.

    See Tong 1862: VI.41