Value Indefinite article identical to numeral ‘one’

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
Indefinite articles
References
Kouwenberg 2007a; Kouwenberg 1994a: 152-155; Kouwenberg 2007b: 44

Examples

  1. iʃi koptɛ en kui mɛto
    iʃi
    2pl
    kopu-tɛ
    buy-pfv
    en
    a/one
    kui
    cow
    mɛtɛ
    with
    o
    3sg
    We bought a cow with it (i.e. the money).

    See Kouwenberg 2007a: 440

  2. iʃi alma kumu-tɛ en stima
    iʃi
    1pl
    alma
    all
    kumu-tɛ
    come-pfv
    en
    one
    stima
    steamer
    We all came with the same steamerboat.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 590