Datapoint Principense/Interrogative pronouns

Except for 'when', Principense has no compound expressions; instead, an indefinite noun (ningê 'person', kumin 'place') followed by a relative clause is used with, optionally, a sentence-final question particle.

Values

One compound expression

Example 37-27:
Ningê ki fêzê kwisê a?
Ningê
person
ki
rel
fêzê
do
kwisê
thing.this
a?
q
Who did this?
Example 37-28:
Kumi ki txi we?
Kumi
place
ki
rel
txi
2sg
we?
go
Where did you go?
Example 37-29:
Ki ora txi fêzê kusê a?
Ki
what
ora
hour
txi
2sg
fêzê
do
kusê
this.thing
a?
q
When did you do that?

Source: Maurer 2009: 146

Example 37-26:
Mo ki txi fêzê kwisê a?
Mo
manner
ki
rel
txi
2sg
fêzê
do
kwisê
thing.this
a?
q
How did you do this?

Source: Maurer 2009: 146

Confidence:
Very certain