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URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/10/lfg05alencarkelling.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3813&langcode=fra (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    b.       Max se rase.                                  (French)
    Max REFL shaves
    `Max shaves.'
Example #2:

    (4)    Je ferai                 courir Paul.                           intransitive
    I make.1PS.FUT           run Paul
    `I'll make Paul run.'
Example #3:

    (5)    Je ferai                 laver Max à Paul.                      transitive
    I make.1PS.FUT           wash Max to Paul
    `I'll make Paul wash    Max.'
Example #4:

    (6)    Je ferai                 se            laver Paul.              reflexive
    I make.1PS.FUT           himself       wash Paul
    `I'll make Paul wash    himself.'
Example #5:

    (13)    Jean a      fait    manger          les    pommes                     à/par Paul.
    John has    made eat                the.PL apples                     to/by Paul
    `John has made Paul eat the apples.'
Example #6:

    (14)   Marie a        laissé Paul lire          ces romans.
    Marie has      let     Paul read         these novels
    `Marie let Paul read these novels.'
Example #7:

    (16)   a.      Marie a        laissé Paul les                   lire.
    Marie has      let     Paul them.     ACC        read
    `Marie let Paul read them.'
Example #8:

    (17)   a.      Je le          ferai                    laver   à Paul.
    I him.ACC make.1PS.FUT                  wash    to Paul
    `I'll make Paul wash him.'
Example #9:

    b.        Je        lui              ferai                   se       laver   les mains.
    I         him.DAT          make.1PS.FUT            REFL     wash      the hands
    `I will   make him wash    his hands.'
Example #10:

    (23)   *Je        laisserai        se     laver   les mains    Paul.
    I          let.1PS.FUT      REFL   wash    the hands    Paul
    `I will   let Paul wash   his hands.'
Example #11:

    (24)   Je      le     ferai                       se                laver.
    I       him make.1PS.FUT                   himself           wash
    `I'll make him wash himself.'
Example #12:

    (25)   *Le professeur        fera                        le    lire          les    secondes.
    The professor         make.FUT.3PS                it    read          the.PL assistants
    `The professor will make the assistants read     it.'
Example #13:

    (26)   Le professeur nous a fait            le           lire.               biclausal
    The professor us      has made       it           read.
    `The professor made us read it.'
Example #14:

    (28)   Il      passe un       train        toutes les       heures.      unaccusative
    it      passes a       train        all.PL the       hours
    `A train goes by every hour    .'
Example #15:

    (29)   Il      se     brisera              beaucoup de verres.           decausative reflexive
    it      REFL break.FUT              many of glasses
    `Many glasses will break.'
Example #16:

    (50)   Elle                   a       dancé.
    She.FEM.SUBJ           has     danced.MASC
    `She has danced.'
Example #17:

    (51)   Elle                   est     arrivée.
    She.FEM.SUBJ           is      arrived.FEM
    `She has arrived.'
Example #18:

    (52)   La mère       a             lavé                      sa      fille.
    the mother    has           washed.MASC               her     daughter
    `The mother has washed her daughter.'
Example #19:

    (54)   la fille               que          la mère        a      lavée
    the daughteri.FEM thati.OBJ         the mother     has    washed.FEM
    `the daughter that the mother has washed'
Example #20:

    (55)   Combien de bouteilles               ton frère      a-t-il achetées?
    how many bottles.FEM.OBJ            your brother has he bought.FEM.PL
    `How many bottles did your brother buy?'