Datapoint Nengee/The associative plural

The expression den sa Moisi can actually have two interpretations:
(i) Sa Moisi and her family
(ii) the family members of Sa Moisi's family (without Sa Moisi).
The interpretation depends on the context, i.e. who was actually there.

Values

Associative plural marker identical to additive plural marker

Example 4-35:
Den sa Moisi gwe kaba.
Den
det.pl
sa
courtesy.title
Moisi
Moisi
gwe
leave
kaba.
already
The family of Sa Moisi have left already.

Source: Recording PM 17

Example 4-36:
Den pikin komoto a sikoo.
Den
det.pl
pikin
child
komoto
leave.from
a
loc
sikoo.
school
The children have come back from school.
Confidence:
Very certain