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Adam Przepiorkowski (1999). Case Assignment and the Complement/Adjunct Dichotomy.

URL: http://w210.ub.uni-tuebingen.de/dbt/volltexte/1999/72/pdf/all.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4036&langcode=deu (2019-08-23).

 

Example #1:

    b. ?Den Studenten wurde jede Woche ein neuer Ansatz            gelehrt.
    the studentacc was every week a new approachnom taught
    `A new approach was taught to the studentevery week.'
Example #2:

    c. *Der Student wurde jede Woche einen neuen Ansatz             gelehrt.
    the studentnom was every week a           new approachacc taught
    `A new approach was taught to the studentevery week.'             intended
Example #3:

    b. Vergangener Freuden wurde gedacht.
    past           joygen was remembered
    `Past joywas remembered.'
Example #4:

    4.34       a.    Einer nach dem anderen haben wir die Burschen runtergeputzt.
    onenom after the other Aux wenom theacc ladsacc scolded
    `We took turns in bringing the lads down a peg or two.'
Example #5:

    b.    Einen nach dem anderen haben wir die Burschen runtergeputzt.
    oneacc after the other Aux wenom theacc ladsacc scolded
    `One after the other, we brought the lads down a peg or two.'
Example #6:

    anderen      zu k ndigen.
    other nom    to give notice
    days.'