• Dutch
  • Frisian
  • Afrikaans
Show full table of contents
Modification by a quantifier
quickinfo

The content noun may be modified by the universal quantifier.

readmore

The following examples show that the content noun may be modified by the universal quantifier:

Example 1

Trije fan alle grutte rûne flikken
three of all big round chocolate.drops
Three big round chocolate drops

The content noun may be modified by a numeral:

Example 2

Trije fan 'e seis guozzen
three of the six geese
Three of the six geese

The same is illustrated below for the negative quantifier:

Example 3

Trije fan noch gjin seis guozzen
three of even no six geese
Three of not even six geese
References:
    Suggestions for further reading ▼
    phonology
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    Show more ▼
    morphology
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    • Separable complex verbs (SCVs)
      [58%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Compounding
    • -tal
      [57%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Nouns > Nominal suffixes
    • Case - the partitive construction
      [56%] Dutch > Morphology > Inflection > Nouns > Case
    • -ig
      [55%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Adjectives > Adjectival suffixes
    • Gender
      [54%] Dutch > Morphology > Inflection > Nouns
    • Nominal conversion
      [61%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Conversion
    • -te
      [60%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Suffixation > Nominal suffixes > Numeral as base
    • Personal pronouns
      [59%] Frisian > Morphology > Inflection > Pronouns
    • Pronoun > N
      [59%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Conversion > Nominal conversion
    • -erwize
      [59%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Suffixation > Adverbial suffixes > Adverb as base
    Show more ▼
    syntax
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    • The comparative complement
      [63%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Adjective Phrases > Comparison by comparative, superlative and equative degree > Comparative > Lower degree comparative
    • Universal NP
      [60%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Adjective Phrases > Complementation > Type of NP in PP and linear order
    • Inf-nominalization (Infinitival nominals)
      [60%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Nouns and Noun Phrases > 1. Characterization and classification > 1.3 Derivation of nouns > 1.3.1. Deverbal nouns
    • Excessive degree te 'too'
      [60%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Adjective Phrases > Modification and Degree Quantification
    • Equative
      [58%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Adjective Phrases > Comparison by comparative, superlative and equative degree
    Show more ▼
    cite
    print