Datapoint Berbice Dutch/Order of relative clause and noun

Values

Relative clause follows noun

Example 28-13:
nasi wa poko di gu wat eni lup sopi
anansi
Anancy
wa
pst
poko
like
di
the
gutu
thing
wati
what
eni
3pl
lupu
call
sopi
rum
Anancy liked this thing which is called rum.

Source: Kouwenberg 1994a: 378

Example 28-14:
o ha gati wanga di mingi das paka
o
3sg
ha
have
gati
hole
wanga
where
di
the
mingi
water
das
hab
paka
emerge
There are holes where the water comes out (lit. It has holes where the water comes out).

Source: Kouwenberg 1994a: 380

Confidence:
Very certain