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Angelika Kratzer (2004). Indefinites and the Operators they Depend on.

URL: http://semanticsarchive.net/Archive/2IxM2I5N/Indefinites%20and%20their%20Operators.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1689&langcode=jpn (2018-09-26).

 

Example #1:

    (2)     a.      [[Dono hon-o          yonda]     kodomo] -mo yoku         nemutta.
    which book-ACC read            child      -MO well      slept
    `For every book x, the child who read x slept well.'
Example #2:

    b.      Taro-wa [[dare-ga       katta] mochi]-o tabemasita ka?
    Taro-TOP who-NOM bought rice cake-ACC ate Q
    `Who is the x such that Taro ate rice cakes that x bought?'
Example #3:

    (2)     a.      [[Dono hon-o         yonda]      kodomo] -mo yoku        nemutta.
    which book-ACC read             child     -MO well      slept
    `For every book x, the child who read x slept well.'
Example #4:

    (5)     Dare-ga    dare-ni     nani-o    age-masi-ta ka?
    Who-nom who-dat what-acc gave                  Q
    `Who gave what to whom?'
Example #5:

    (7)       [ [John-wa     Mary-ga        nani-o   katta ka]     kikimasita ka]
    John-TOP Mary-NOM what-ACC bought-Q             asked-Q
    b.         `What did John ask whether Mary bought?'