Value Adpositional phrase following the possessum

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Marking of pronominal possessors
References
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

Examples

  1. grup blong mifala oli mas karem mi
    grup
    group
    blong
    poss
    mifala
    1pl.excl
    oli
    agr
    mas
    must
    karem
    carry/bring
    mi
    1sg
    My group had to carry me.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

  2. oli putum long kakae blong mama blong mi
    oli
    agr
    putum
    put
    long
    prep
    kakae
    food
    blong
    poss
    mama
    mother
    blong
    poss
    mi
    1sg
    [They] put [it] into my mother's food.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings