Value Modifying adjective precedes noun

Language:
Chinuk Wawa
Parameter:
Order of adjective and noun

Examples

  1. háyas kánim
    háyas
    big
    kánim
    canoe
    (the/a) big canoe
  2. tenas man yáka ískam tenas stik
    tenas
    small
    man
    man
    yáka
    3sg
    ískam
    take
    tenas
    small
    stik
    stick
    The little man took a small stick.

    See Jacobs 1936: 25