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Orientation: left and right
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Quantifiers of body orientation can be used to modify spatial Adposition Phrases (PPs).

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The adverbs lofts, linksleft and rjochtsright refer to orientation. The forms lofts, linksleft and rjochtsright combine with the preposition fanof in case they are used with a Noun Phrase (NP) complement:

Example 1

a. Lofts fan 'e yngong
left of the entrance
To the left of the entrance
b. Rjochts fan De Almachtige
right of The Almighty
On the right side of The Almighty One

Standard Frisian loftsleft is being replaced by linksleft borrowed from Dutch. The morphosyntactic options open to lofts may differ from those of links.

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