216 Omission of StE prepositions

A - feature is pervasive or obligatory13
B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare27
C - feature exists, but is extremely rare13
D - attested absence of feature12
X - feature is not applicable (given the structural make-up of the variety/P/C)6
? - no information on feature is available5

Feature area:
Adverbs and prepositions
Typical example:
He came out Ø hospital; She went Ø town; We’re going there Ø Tuesday
Example source:
Southland NZE (Burridge 2008: 590); StHE, InSAfE (Mesthrie 2008c: 633); Hickey (2004: 608)
Variety World Region Type Value
Id Primary text Variety Variety Type