Datapoint Cameroon Pidgin English/Order of frequency adverb, verb, and object

Values

Verb – object – adverb Frequency: 70.0%

Example 18-17:
A laikam plehnti.
A
1sg.sbj
laik-am
like-3sg.obl
plenti.
plenty
I like it a lot.

Source: Todd 1991: 22

Confidence:
Very certain

Adverb – verb – object Frequency: 30.0%

Example 18-18:
I bi di so so kof.
I
2sg.sbj
bi
pst
di
ipfv
so
often
so
often
kof.
cough
He coughed often.

Source: questionnaire data 1999-2000

Confidence:
Certain