Datapoint Batavia Creole (Tugu)/Position of definite article in the noun phrase

Example 15 in Value 1 illustrates the use of aka in an associative context, and generic context, and example 14 in Value 2 shows the use of aka in a generic context.
Note that the use of aka is not obligatory.

Values

Definite article is postposed Frequency: 50.0%

Example 43-14:
Fruta patola margodju aka marga [...].
Fruta
fruit
patola
cucumber
margodju
bitter
aka
def.art
marga
bitter
[...].
[...]
The fruit of the bitter cucumber is bitter [...].

Source: Maurer 2011: 26

Confidence:
Very certain

Definite article is preposed Frequency: 50.0%

Example 43-15:
Nosotër kontenti fay orta, tara klapa. Mas dianti nos bota aka somenti.
Nosotër
1pl
kontenti
happy
fay
make
orta,
garden
tara
plant
klapa.
coconut
Mas
more
dianti
front
nos
1pl
bota
put
aka
def.art
somenti.
seed
We like to cultivate a garden, to plant cocounut palms. First we plant the seeds.

Source: Maurer 2011: 24

Confidence:
Very certain