Datapoint Gurindji Kriol/Coming from named places

Place name sources are marked with either a Kriol-derived preposition brom or a Gurindji-derived ablative marker -nginyi.

Values

Preposition Frequency: 50.0%

Example 72-128:
I bin kombek brom Katherine.
I
3sg.sbj
bin
pst
kombek
come.back
brom
abl
Katherine.
Katherine
He came back from Katherine.

Source: Meakins 2007

Confidence:
Intermediate

Case Frequency: 50.0%

Example 72-127:
I bin kombek Katherinenginyi.
I
3sg.sbj
bin
pst
kombek
come.back
Katherine-nginyi.
Katherine-abl
He came back from Katherine.

Source: Meakins 2007

Confidence:
Intermediate