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Peter Svenonius (2001). Chapter 8.

URL: http://www.hum.uit.no/a/svenonius/papers/SvenoniusSPPA02.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1403&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (29) a.      Er kam deshalb nicht zur Arbeit.                               German
    he came therefore not to work
    `Therefore he didn't come to work'
Example #2:

    c.    Unglücklicherweise gibt es nur wenige Oasen.
    unfortunately        gives it only few    oases
    `Unfortunately there are only few oases'
Example #3:

    (34) a.      ...weil     sie immer Briefe aus Europa beantwortet           German
    since   she always letters from Europe answers
    `...since   she is always engaged in answering letters from Europe'
Example #4:

    b.     ...weil     sie Briefe aus Europa immer beantwortet
    since   she letters from Europe always answers
    `...since   she never leaves a letter from Europe unanswered'
Example #5:

    verschwunden.                                             German
Example #6:

    when he again out.came was the dog of once disappeared
Example #7:

    (56) a.      ...als er weider     rauskam war          auf einmal der Hund verschwunden
    when he again      out.came was         of once the dog disappeared
    `...when he came     back out, all of     a sudden the dog had disappeared'
Example #8:

    b.     ...als er weider     rauskam war          der Hund auf einmal verschwunden
    when he again      out.came was         the dog of once disappeared
    `...when he came     back out, all of     a sudden the dog had disappeared.'
Example #9:

    b.     For eksempel    kan plutselig vann trenge seg inn i treverket.
    for example     can suddenly water force RFX in in the.woodwork
Example #10:

    b.      I dag leste studentene    den sannsynligvis ikke.            Norwegian
    today read the students it probably           not
    `Today the students probably didn't read it'
Example #11:

    b.      I dag har studentene {*den} sannsynligvis ikke lest {den}. Nor
    today have the students it      probably      not read it
    `Today the students probably haven't read it'