Value Modifying adjective follows noun

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Order of adjective and noun
References
Crowley 2004 ; Vanuatu Kaljoral Senta signage; Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

Examples

  1. antap ia, hem i rum nating
    antap
    on.top
    ia,
    def
    hem
    3sg
    i
    agr
    rum
    room
    nating
    nothing
    The room up there isn't used for anything.
  2. Ol man Saot oli klapem han mo prudprud long leg wetem singsing blong danis.
    Ol
    pl
    man
    man
    Saot
    south
    oli
    agr
    klapem
    clap
    han
    hand
    mo
    and
    prud~prud
    red.stamp
    long
    prep
    leg
    leg
    wetem
    with
    singsing
    song
    blong
    poss
    danis.
    dance
    Southern people clap their hand and stamp their feet in time with the dance's song.

    See Vanuatu Kaljoral Senta signage