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Modification by a quantifier

The concrete partitive noun may be modified by quantifiers.


The following examples involve a referential partitive construction in which the referential noun is modified. The first example in (a) involves modification by a universal quantifier, the second example in (b) involves modification by a negative quantifier in the form of the negative article.

a. Alle blikken hûnebrokken binne ferkocht
all cans dog.morsels sold
All cans of dry dog food have been sold
b. Ik ha gjin brok sûkelarje opiten
I have no lump chocolate up.eaten
I did not eat any lump of chocolate
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