Value Degree word follows adjective

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Order of degree word and adjective
References
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings; Vanuatu Weekly Hebdomadaire

Examples

  1. ol nes oli bisi tumas
    ol
    pl
    nes
    nurse
    oli
    agr
    bisi
    busy
    tumas
    too.much
    The nurses were all too busy.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

  2. Saes blong wharf bae i bigwan lelebet long hemia we i stap naoia.
    Saes
    size
    blong
    poss
    wharf
    wharf
    bae
    irr
    i
    agr
    bigwan
    big
    lelebet
    little.bit
    long
    to
    hemia
    3sg.def
    we
    rel
    i
    agr
    stap
    stay
    naoia.
    now.def
    The size of the wharf will be a bit bigger than the current one.