Value Modifying adjective precedes noun

Language:
Belizean Creole
Parameter:
Order of adjective and noun
References
Escure 2004: 5117-44

Examples

  1. di owl ledi
    di
    art
    owl
    old
    ledi
    lady
    the old lady

    See Escure 2004: 531

  2. I da no li bway i olda dan yu.
    I
    3sg
    da
    top
    no
    neg
    li
    little
    bway
    boy
    i
    3sg
    olda
    older
    dan
    than
    yu.
    2sg
    He is not a little boy, he is older than you.

    See Escure's 1985 materials