Datapoint Nigerian Pidgin/Independent pronominal possessors

The possessive modifier + on ‘own’ construction is used here.

Values

Special word plus dependent pronominal possessor

Example 17-59:
ìm on
ìm
3sg.poss
on
poss.pro
his/her own

Source: Faraclas 1996: 101

Example 17-2:
dì wuman ìm mòto
art.def
wuman
woman
ìm
3sg.poss
mòto
car
the woman’s car

Source: Faraclas 1996: 144

Confidence:
Very certain