Value Possessor-possessum

Language:
Creolese
Parameter:
Order of possessor and possessum
References
Rickford 1987: 180, line 736 ; Rickford 1987: 68

Examples

  1. kostomo gyal chirin
    kostomo
    customer
    gyal
    girl
    chirin
    children
    customers' daughters OR: daughters of customers

    See Rickford 1987: 180 (line 736)

  2. stoov ke tap
    stoov
    stove
    ke
    poss
    tap
    top
    top of stove

    See Rickford 1987: 68