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URL: http://www.ling.umd.edu/Courses/Ling819/Papers/platzack.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 208&langcode=swe (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    (4)   a . Han väntade sig att en belöning skulle tilldelas henne av staten.
    he expected REFL that a reward should be-given her by state-the
    He expected a reward to be given to her by the state.
Example #2:

    b . Han väntade sig att hon skulle tilldelas en belöning av staten.
    he expected REFL that she should be-given a reward by state-the
    He expected her to be given a reward by the state.
Example #3:

    (i) Ska att jag bor på landet           behöva innebära sämre service?
    shall that I live in country-the need mean worse service
    Is it necessary that my living in the country results in worse service?
Example #4:

    (i) *Numera har det inte att man kommer försent någon betydelse.
    nowadays has it that you come too late not any importance
    Nowadays it does not matter that you are late.
Example #5:

    (20) a . Vi plockade blåbär i skogen i lördags.
    we picked blueberries in forest-the in saturday
    We picked blueberries in the forest last Saturday.
Example #6:

    b . Vi plockade blåbär i lördags i skogen.
    we picked blueberries in saturday in forest-the
    We picked blueberries last Saturday in the forest.
Example #7:

    (46) a . Boken, vet du. __Tog han bara __ från henne. /*Han tog bara __ från henne.
    book-the, know you. Took he just from her.
    The book, you know. He just took it from her.
Example #8:

    b . __ Träffade __ Erik igår. / *Igår träffade __ Erik.
    met Erik yesterday
    I met Erik yesterday
Example #9:

    c. Compare: Sven, säger du. Träffade jag igår.
    Sven, say you, Met I yesterday.
    Sven, you say! I met him yesterday.