Value Indefinite article is preposed

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
Position of indefinite article in the noun phrase
References
Kouwenberg 1994a: 151-155; Kouwenberg 2007a; Kouwenberg 2007b: 44

Examples

  1. ɛkɛ mama wa da en boko jɛrma
    ɛkɛ
    1sg
    mama
    mother
    wa
    pst
    da
    cop
    en
    indf
    boko
    Amerindian
    jɛrma
    woman
    My mother was an Amerindian (Arawak) woman.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 590

  2. en kɛnɛ pi eni en gutu ka
    en
    indf
    kɛnɛ
    person
    pi
    give
    eni
    3pl
    en
    indf
    gutu
    thing
    ka
    neg
    Nobody gives them anything.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 590