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Benjamin Bruening (2001). Operator Movement.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/bruening/Courses/2001-2/831/Ling831HO5.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1596&langcode=gle (2018-10-23).


Example #1:

    (58)    a.       Creidim gu-r            inis se breag.
    I-believe GO-[Past] tell he lie
    `I believe that he told a lie.'
Example #2:

    (63)         An t-or seo ar chreid corr-dhuine go raibh se ann
    the gold Dem aN thought some-people go was it there
    `this gold that some people thought was there'
Example #3:

    a.   achan rud           a      rabh     dochas aca       go dtiocfadh se
    every thing         aN     was      hope at-them go come[Cond] it
    `everything         that    they    hoped (that it) would come'
Example #4:

    a.   biseach. . .   a raibh suil agam a bhearfa        t
    recovery       aN was hope at-me aL get[Cond][S2]
    `a recovery     that I hoped you would stage'
Example #5:

    a.   Ce is                   doigh leat a bhfuil an t-airgead aige?
    who aL-Cop[Pres] likely with-you aN is      the money at-him
    `Who do you think has the money?'
Example #6:

    a.   an bhean a raibh me ag suil a bhfaighinn            uaithi   e
    the woman aN was I hoping aN get[Cond][S1] from-her it
    `the woman that I was hoping that I would get it from (her)'