Datapoint Earlier African American Vernacular English/Omission of genitive suffix; possession expressed through bare juxtaposition of nouns

Variety: Earlier African American Vernacular English
Feature: Omission of genitive suffix; possession expressed through bare juxtaposition of nouns
Value: C - feature exists, but is extremely rare
Informants: Alexander Kautzsch

Examples

Example 1257:
Yo' kin natch'ly take de fruit of poultru - a black hen, a black hen aig will put a hard stricture on yo'.

Source: Hyatt, Harry M. 1970-1978: 1832