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Dieter Wunderlich (2001). Why is there morphology?.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/WhyMorph.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-06-19).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1487&langcode=hun (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    a. András egy könyv-et kér.
    András a book-ACC          want.INDEF.3SG
    `Andreas will ein Buch'
Example #2:

    b. Tamás a könyv-et           kér-i.
    Tamás the book-ACC want-DEF.3SG
    `Thomas will das Buch'
Example #3:

    a. Anna könyv-et      akar                 olvas-ni.
    Anna book-ACC want.INDEF.3SG            read-INF
    `Anna will Bücher lesen'
Example #4:

    Anna el akar-ja           olvas-ni a könyv-et.
    Anna PV want-DEF.3SG read-INF the book-ACC
    `Anna will das Buch lesen'
Example #5:

    Anna most akar-ja             el-olvas-ni a könyv-et.
    Anna now want-DEF.3SG PV-read-INF the book-ACC
    `Anna will das Buch jetzt lesen'
Example #6:

    d. Anna el fog-ja            akar-ni olvas-ni a köyv-et
    Anna PV will-DEF.3SG want-INF read-INF the book-ACC
    `Anna wird das Buch lesen wollen'