Datapoint Batavia Creole/Existential verb and transitive possession verb

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Identity

Example 43-95:
Nu meo di matu teng ung pos grandi.
Nu
in
meo
middle
di
of
matu
forest
teng
there.be
ung
a
pos
well
grandi.
big
In the middle of the forest there was a big well.

Source: Maurer 2011: 67

Example 43-62:
Ile teng ung kabalu.
Ile
he
teng
have
ung
a
kabalu.
horse
He had a horse.

Source: Maurer 2011: 66

Confidence:
Very certain