Value A

Language:
Manx English
Parameter:
Use of definite article where StE favours zero

Examples

  1. The nither of us was there
    neither

    See Moore, A. W. and Morrison, Sophia and Goodwin, Edmund 1991: 126

  2. I've only the one chile
    child
  3. I hadn' been there I couldn' tell ye the when
    I could not tell you how long it was since I had been there

    See Brown, Thomas E. 1936: 147

  4. past Ballaugh, and Kirk Michael, and the Ballacraine

    See Brown, Thomas E. 1936: 147

  5. The all he got for his pain
    trouble

    See Moore, A. W. and Morrison, Sophia and Goodwin, Edmund 1991: 186