Datapoint Newfoundland English/Use of definite article where StE favours zero

Variety: Newfoundland English
Feature: Use of definite article where StE favours zero
Value: C - feature exists, but is extremely rare
Informants: Sandra Clarke

Examples

Example 2064:
were you into the sports or?

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 033

Example 2065:
I remember havin' the house parties

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 030