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Noun Phrase (NP) modifiers may intervene between a postposition and its Adposition Phrase (PP) complement.

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An NP modifier normally precedes a postposition and its PP complement:

Example 1

[Sa'n fjouwer meter] foar har út
such.a four meter for them out
About four meter in front of them

The NP modifier may intervene between the postposition and its complement, as shown below, although these word orders are marked and less frequent:

Example 2

a. Foar har [sa'n fjouwer meter] út
for them such.a four meter out
About four meters in front of them
b. De tún [in hiel ein] yn
the garden a whole end in
Quite some distance into the garden

Such word orders are acceptable within Verb Phrase (VP), much less so within NP, possibly for pragmatic reasons. The following examples involve embedding of the marked word orders within VP:

Example 3

a. Hy rûn foar har [sa'n fjouwer meter] út
he walked for them such.a four meter out
He walked about four meter in front of them
b. Hy rûn de tún [in hiel ein] yn
he walked the garden a whole end in
He walked quite some distance into the garden

The following examples involve embedding of the marked word order in an NP:

Example 4

a. ?It paad foar har [sa'n fjouwer meter] út wie in skelpepaad
the path for them such.a four meter out was a shell.path
The path about four meters in front of them was a shell path
b. ?It paad de tún [in hiel ein] yn wie in skelpepaad
the path the garden a whole end in was a shell.path
The path (that ran) quite some distance into the garden was a shell path

The examples also make clear that it does not make any difference whether the complement of the postposition contains an overt preposition or not, seeing that the first example of each pair involves the preposition foarfor whereas the second example does not involve an overt preposition.

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