Value Definite article distinct from demonstratives

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
Definite articles
References
Kouwenberg 1994a: 151-157; Kouwenberg 2007a

Examples

  1. di tau bititɛ ʃi fingri an o dototɛ
    di
    the
    tau
    snake
    biti-tɛ
    bite-pfv
    ʃi
    3sg.poss
    fingri
    finger
    an
    and
    o
    3sg
    doto-tɛ
    die-pfv
    The snake bit his finger and he died.

    See Kouwenberg 2007a: 442