Value Adpositional or case marking of possessor

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Marking of possessor noun phrases
References
Meakins & O’Shannessy 2005; Meakins 2011c: 165

Examples

  1. Wartarra i bin kirt det ngakparnku hawuj.
    Wartarra
    goodness
    i
    3sg
    bin
    pst
    kirt
    break
    det
    the
    ngakparn-ku
    frog-dat
    hawuj.
    home
    Goodness me, he broke the frog's home (the bottle).

    See ACLA database 2003-2006