Datapoint Principense/Order of subject, object, and verb

Values

Subject-verb-object (SVO)

Example 37-16:
Mene ka kopa pêxi na fya sempi.
Mene
Mene
ka
hab
kopa
buy
pêxi
fish
na
loc
fya
market
sempi.
always
Mene always buys fish at the market.

Source: Maurer 2009

Example 37-34:
[...] arê vya manda sodadi.
[...]
[...]
arê
king
vya
rep
manda
send
sodadi.
soldier
[...] the king sent soldiers again.

Source: Maurer 2009: 184

Example 37-1:
[...] ê kum'inhemi sê pe.
[...]
[...]
ê
3sg
kume
eat
inhemi
yam
dem
pe.
ideo
[...] He ate the whole yam.

Source: Maurer 2009: 182

Confidence:
Very certain