Value Demonstrative identical to definite article

Language:
Batavia Creole
Parameter:
Co-occurrence of demonstrative and definite article
References
Maurer 2011: 24ff.

Examples

  1. [...] kantu kere da akel ondra kung eo [...].
    [...]
    [...]
    kantu
    if
    kere
    want
    da
    give
    akel
    def.art
    ondra
    honour
    kung
    obj
    eo
    1sg
    [...].
    [...]
    […] whether he wants to give me the honour […].

    See Maurer 2011: 24

  2. Pertu di akel sepultura teng ung albër bringin.
    Pertu
    near
    di
    of
    akel
    dem
    sepultura
    tomb
    teng
    cop
    ung
    one
    albër
    tree
    bringin.
    fig
    Near that tomb there was a fig tree.

    See Maurer 2011: 26