Datapoint Fijian / Locus of Marking in Possessive Noun Phrases

Language:Fijian
Feature:Locus of Marking in Possessive Noun Phrases by Johanna Nichols and Balthasar Bickel
Value:Head marking

Examples

Sentence igt-3897:

a mata-i Jone
a
art
mata-i
eye- poss
Jone
John
John’s eye

Sentence igt-3898:

a liga-i ‘eirau
a
art
liga-i
hand- poss
‘eirau
1du.excl
our hand(s)

References