Datapoint Batavia Creole (Tugu)/Comparative standard marking

The ablative preposition dari, which marks the standard in Tugu, is of Malay origin.

Values

Locational marking

Example 43-52:
Nosotër kompra na mestër karni baka; aka mas sabrodju dari karni bufra.
Nosotër
we
kompra
buy
na
at
mestër
butcher
karni
meat
baka;
cow
aka
that
mas
more
sabrodju
tasty
dari
than
karni
meat
bufra.
buffalo
We buy beef at the butcher; this is tastier than buffalo meat.

Source: Maurer 2011: 43

Confidence:
Very certain