Value A

Aboriginal English
Different count/mass noun distinctions resulting in use of plural for StE singular


  1. two woods
    two bits of wood'

    See Sharpe, Margaret and John Sandefur 1977: 48

  2. we were goin' through all these big grasses
    We were going through the big grass'

    See Anthropological Museum, University of Western Australia nd: Tardun TM7