Datapoint Batavia Creole (Tugu)/Instrumental expressions

Values

Adposition Frequency: 70.0%

Example 43-80:
Iste tudu susdi ku gasta gobernemen, […].
Iste
dem
tudu
all
susdi
happen
ku
with
gasta
cost
gobernemen,
gevernment
[...].
 
This all happens at the expenses of the government, […].

Source: Maurer 2011: 87

Confidence:
Certain

Unmarked noun phrase Frequency: 30.0%

Example 43-79:
[...] tapi aka korda bambu miste rusa djantong figu.
[...]
[...]
tapi
but
aka
dem
korda
string
bambu
bamboo
miste
must
rusa
rub
djantong
blossom
figu.
banana
[…] but the strings must be rubbed [with] banana blossoms.

Source: Maurer 2011: 87

Confidence:
Certain