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Adam PrzepiĂłrkowski and Alexandr Rosen (2004). Czech and Polish Raising/Control with or without Structure Sharing.

URL: http://dach.ipipan.waw.pl/~adamp/Papers/2004-control-czech-polish/control-czpl.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1553&langcode=ces (2018-01-24).


Example #1:

    b.    Honza        zkousí podporovat Marii.                                                      (SC; Cz.)
    Honza-NOM tries support-INF Marie-ACC
    `Honza tries to support Marie.'
Example #2:

    e.       rídil jsem     Honzovi podporovat Marii.                                                (OC; Cz.)
    ordered AU X-1.SG Honza-DAT support-INF Marie-ACC
    `I ordered Honza to support Marie'
Example #3:

    (10)        a.     Petr      se zdál být     nespokojený.                                                          (SR; Cz.)
    Petr-NOM seemed be-INF dissatisfied-NOM
    `Petr seemed to be dissatisfied'
Example #4:

    (11)        a.     Petr      se bál prijít      neohlásený.                                                        (SC; Cz.)
    Petr-NOM feared come-INF unannounced-NOM
    `Petr was afraid of arriving impromptu.'
Example #5:

    (12)        a.     Být opilý        znamená být      hloupý.                                                          (Cz.)
    be-INF drunk-NOM means be-INF stupid-NOM
    `Being drunk means being stupid.'
Example #6:

    b.     Donutil jsem      ho     prijít samotného. (OC; Cz.; Franks 1998 after Toman 1991)
    forced AUX-1.SG he-ACC come-INF alone-ACC
    `I forced him to come alone.'
Example #7:

    (i) a. Byc         pijanym to byc         glupim.                                                                              (P.)
    be-INF drunk-INS is be-INF stupid-INS
    `To be drunk is to be stupid.'
Example #8:

    (39)      a.    Séf       nutil Marii       vstávat     brzy.                                    (OC; Cz.)
    boss-NOM urged Marie-ACC get up-INF early
    `The boss urged Marie to get up early.'
Example #9:

    b.    Marie      byla nucena vstávat     brzy.                                         (OC; Cz.)
    Marie-NOM was urged get up-INF early
    `Marie was urged to get up early.'
Example #10:

    (42)       a.    Marie      byla nucena vstávat     nevyspalá.                                      (OC; Cz.)
    Marie-NOM was urged get up-INF sleepy-NOM
    `Marie was urged to get up without proper sleep.'
Example #11:

    (47)      ??Bylo       videt     dost                lidí               vracet se       od        okénka       nespokojení.
    was        seen      enough-NOM          people-GEN         return-INF      from      counter      dissatisfied-NOM
    `One could see quite a few people return from the counter dissatisfied.'