Datapoint Berbice Dutch/Comitatives and instrumentals

Mɛtɛ 'with' is used
(a) for NP-conjoining
(b) for comitatives
(c) for instrumentals.

Values

Identity

Example 28-119:
firi jɛrma mɛtɛ firi man kumtə mɛto
firi
four
jɛrma
woman
mɛtɛ
with
firi
four
man
man
kumu-tɛ
come-pfv
mɛtɛ
with
o
3sg
Four women and four men came with him.

Source: Kouwenberg 1994a: 641

Example 28-118:
da boki o mja mɛ di gutu
da
cop
boki
money
o
2sg
mja
make
mɛtɛ
with
di
the
gutu
thing
(It) is money he makes with it.

Source: Kouwenberg 2007b: 42

Confidence:
Very certain