Value B

Earlier African American Vernacular English
Proximal and distal demonstratives with ʼhereʼ and ʼthereʼ


  1. Hit him you know, knock that, knock that there spoon back, you know, on his side, on his side.

    See Bailey et al. (eds.) 1991: 61

  2. And he would use this here devil's-shoestring, and he would use this here Sampson snakeroot.

    See Hyatt 1970-1978: 1389