Datapoint Norfolk Island/ Pitcairn English/Sentence-initial focus marker

Variety: Norfolk Island/ Pitcairn English
Feature: Sentence-initial focus marker
Value: B - feature is neither pervasive nor extremely rare
Informants: Peter Mühlhäusler


Example 888:
Es dem de one come, unae?
They are the ones that arrived, aren't they?
Example 889:
Ess good one fer see auwas sullun.
It is good to see our people.
Example 890:
Ess gut evry kinne Buffett anieh?
There are all kinds of Buffetts, aren't there?