Value C

Aboriginal English
Phrases with for + noun to express possession: for-phrase preceding possessed NP


  1. Michael for father there, look!
    Look, there's Michael's father'

    See Kaldor, Susan and Malcom, Ian G. 1979: 422

  2. Rachel mob-for dog bin die
    Rachel's people's dog died'

    See Eagleson, Robert Donn and Kaldor, Susan and Malcolm, Ian G. 1982: 85