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Alboiu, Gabriela, Michael Barrie & Chiara Frigeni (2002). SE and the Unaccusative-Unergative Paradox.

URL: http://www.yorku.ca/galboiu/documents/Antwerp-03-APL.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 865&langcode=ron (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    (21)   a.        * Pe sine               regret c         s-a               murdrit   Mihai. [R]
    Prep.ACC SELF           regret that      SE-AUX.3SG dirtied          Mihai
    `Himself I regret that Mihai got dirty.'
Example #2:

    se       spal Victor.
    SE       washes Victor
    `Himself I wondered why Victor washes.'
Example #3:

    (24)     a.     Mihai îi                 spal             mîinile.                         [R]
    Mihai SE.DAT             washed           hands.ACC.the
    `Mihaii is washing hisi hands.'
Example #4:

    b.     Mihai îi                 spal             merele.                          [R]
    Mihai SE.DAT             washed           apples.ACC.the
    `Mihaii is washing hisi apples / the apples for himself.'
Example #5:

    (25)     Mihai îi               spal               *(merele) / *(mîinile).                 [R]
    Mihai SE.DAT           washed             apples.ACC.the / hands.ACC.the
    `Mihaii is washing hisi apples / hisi hands.'
Example #6:

    (26)     a.     Mihai *(îi)              spal             mîinile.                         [R]
    Mihai SE.DAT             washed           hands.ACC.the
    `Mihaii is washing hisi hands.'
Example #7:

    b.     Mihai spal               merele.                                           [R]
    Mihai washed             apples.ACC.the
    `Mihai is washing the apples.'
Example #8:

    (31)   a.      Victor se uit          (* pe sine)                 la televizor.                [R]
    Victor SE watches      (*Prep.ACC SELF)            at television
    `Victor is watching TV.'
Example #9:

    (32)   a.      Studenii        se abin          (de la comentarii).                         [R]
    students-the    SE abstain       (from of comments-the)
    `The students abstain from commenting.'
Example #10:

    (34)   a.       Studentul       s-a              gîndit la soluia         asta ieri.          [R]
    student-the     SE-AUX.3SG thought at solution-the this         yesterday
    `The student thought of this solution yesterday.'
Example #11:

    (37)   DE ION regret c          nu       mi-am                        amintit                     [R]
    of Ion    regret that    not      SE.DAT.1SG-AUX.1SG           remembered
    `Of Ion I regret not having thought of.'
Example #12:

    (i)     Ion      însui          spal.                                               [R]
    Ion      himself        washes
    `*Ion is washing himself.'
Example #13:

    (i)    Victor încearc          [IP s            cînte          la trombon].                  [R]
    Victor tries            [IP SUBJ                 play.3SG       at trombone].
    `Victor is trying to play the trombone.'