Datapoint Aboriginal English/Plural marking via preposed elements

Variety: Aboriginal English
Feature: Plural marking via preposed elements
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Ian Malcolm


Example 3843:
Alla cat when dey get wild dey back go up.
When cats get angry they arch their backs'

Source: Kaldor, Susan and Malcom, Ian G. 1979: 421

Example 3844:
shooting alla bird
shooting birds'

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