Datapoint Ghanaian Pidgin English (Acrolectal Ghanaian Pidgin English)/Order of demonstrative and noun

Acrolectal Ghanaian Pidgin English has a distal plural demonstrative dos ~ doz (< those ), varying with (singular and plural) dis . Whether or not there is also a proximal plural demonstrative in acrolectal Ghanaian Pidgin English is hard to say, since vowel length neutralization and final devoicing result in a loss of contrast between this and these in most of the cases, both being realized as dis .

Values

Demonstrative word precedes noun

Example 16-10:
dos pipu
dos
dem.dist
pipu
people
those people

Source: Huber 1999: 194

Confidence:
Very certain