Datapoint Newfoundland English/Omission of StE prepositions

Variety: Newfoundland English
Feature: Omission of StE prepositions
Value: A - feature is pervasive or obligatory
Informants: Sandra Clarke

Examples

Example 2137:
She was born [at] home.

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 011

Example 2138:
I was born [in] St. John's

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 029

Example 2139:
taking them [on] tours down [to] the cape on the trail

Source: Wagner, Susanne nd: 016