Datapoint Chinese Pidgin English/Predicative noun phrases and predicative locative phrases

There is differentiation between zero or belong for NP as in Examples 103 and 47 respectively, and got for locative phrases. See comments on Features 73 "Predicative noun phrases" and 75 "Predicative locative phrases".

Values

Differentiation

Example 20-103:
希晏尼士文
He honest man.
He
3sg
honest
honest
man.
man
He is an honest man.

Source: Tong 1862: IV.50

Example 20-107:
濕波素急頓糯吉涉
[...] supposo captain no got ship.
[...]
[...]
supposo
suppose
captain
captain
no
neg
got
got
ship.
ship
[...] if the Captain is not on board.

Source: Tong 1862: VI.64

Example 20-47:
列地鼻郎花士其笠
The tea belong first crop.
The
art
tea
tea
belong
cop
first
first
crop.
crop
This is first crop tea.

Source: Tong 1862: VI.14

Confidence:
Intermediate