Datapoint Louisiana Creole (old texts)/Going to named places

In the old texts, a and de are rare. There is either no preposition or preferably the prepositions kote and dan. There are no examples with place names.

Values

Preposition

Example 53-308:
Rose couri dans poulailler.
Rose
Rose
couri
go
dans
to
poulailler.
chickenhouse
Rose went to the chickenhouse.

Source: Neumann-Holzschuh 1987: 160

Example 53-310:
Li couri côté Compair Lapin.
Li
3sg
couri
go
côté
to
Compair
Brother
Lapin.
Rabbit
He went to see Brother Rabbit.

Source: Neumann-Holzschuh 1987: 35

Confidence:
Intermediate