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Marie Labelle and Daniel Valois (2004). Functional categories and the acquisition of distance quantification.

URL: http://www.er.uqam.ca/nobel/r32764/ftp/Prevost.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 149&langcode=fra (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    (1)     a.      Les enfants ont chacun reçu un ballon.
    The children have each received a balloon
    `Each of the children received a balloon.'
Example #2:

    b.      Les enfants ont beaucoup reçu de ballons.
    The children have a-lot received of balloons
    `The children received a lot of balloons.'
Example #3:

    (11)       a.   Il     a   acheté     [beaucoup de livres].
    He has bought many               of books
    `He bought many books.'
Example #4:

    (12)       a.   Il a       beaucoup     dormi.
    He has a.lot                slept
    `He slept a lot.'
Example #5:

    b.             Il   a         beaucoup         aimé ce      livre
    He   has       a.lot            liked this book
    `He liked this book a lot.'
Example #6:

    (14)    a.         Ils          ont   tous beaucoup lu           de livres.
    They have all              a.lot       read of     books
    `They all read a lot of books.'
Example #7:

    (15)    a.      *Combieni     ont-elles   beaucoup lu ti de livres?
    How.many have they a.lot                read of books
    `How many books have they read a lot?'
Example #8:

    b.      Combieni      ont-elles   toutes lu ti     de livres?
    How.many have they all           read      of books
    `How many books have they all read?'
Example #9:

    c.      Combieni      ont-elles   chacune lu ti       de livres?
    How.many have they each             read      of books
    `How many books have they each read?'
Example #10:

    (34)    Paul a beaucoup ri.
    Paul has a-lot laughed
    `Paul laughed a lot.'
Example #11:

    (36)    Il a /tUt/ acheté ses meubles à crédit.
    He has all bought his furniture on credit
    `He bought all his furniture on loan.'