Value Prepositions

Language:
Haitian Creole
Parameter:
Order of adposition and noun phrase
References
Dejean 1982: 22

Examples

  1. Mari di l pran savon ki sou tab vèt ki nan chanm wouj la.
    Mari
    Marie
    di
    say
    l
    3sg
    pran
    take
    savon
    soap
    ki
    comp
    sou
    on
    tab
    table
    vèt
    green
    ki
    comp
    nan
    in
    chanm
    room
    wouj
    red
    la.
    def
    Marie told him to take the soap which is on the green table which is in the red room.
    French: Marie lui a dit de prendre le savon qui est sur la table verte qui se trouve dans la chambre rouge.

    See Dejean 1982: 22