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Peter Svenonius (1996). The Verb-Particle Alternation in the Scandinavian Languages.

URL: http://www.hum.uit.no/a/svenonius/papers/Svenonius96VPASL.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1402&langcode=dan (2018-01-20).


Example #1:

    (32)    a.     Boris skruede {*ned} musikken {ned}.                                            (Dan)
    Boris screwed down the.music down
    `Boris turned the music down'
Example #2:

    b.     Boris flyttet {*rundt} møblene {rundt}.
    Boris moved around the.furniture around
    `Boris moved the furniture around'
Example #3:

    c.     Boris skrev {*under} kontrakten {under}.
    Boris wrote under the.contract under
    `Boris signed the contract'
Example #4:

    (36)   a.    Har {nogen student} muligvis {*nogen student} læst bogen?     (Dan)
    has any student possibly           any student read the.book
    `Has any student possibly read the book?'
Example #5:

    b.    Det er mærkelig at {Johan} ikke {*Johan} kan lide Gammel Dansk.
    it is odd         that Johan not      Johan can suffer Old   Danish
    `It is odd that Johan doesn't like Old Danish (bitters)'
Example #6:

    c.    Jens {gav op/opgav} sine studier.                                     (Dan)
    Jens gave up up.gave his studies
    `Jens abandoned his studies'
Example #7:

    c.    Hundinum var hent     út.         * Hundinum var    úthent.          (Ice)
    the.dog   was thrown out            the.dog  was    out.thrown
    `The dog was thrown out'
Example #8:

    d.    Pojkarna      {har försvunnit /*är försvunnet}.                     (Swe)
    the.boys       have disappeared/are disappeared
    `The boys    have disappeared'