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Runner, Jeffrey (1994). A Specific Role for AGR.

URL: http://www.ling.rochester.edu/faculty/runner/dnload/umop94.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-01-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1752&langcode=spa (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (22)   a.      Diariamente, la escuchaba a una mujer que cantaba tangos.
    daily, 3sg.f he/she-listened a woman that sang tangos
    'Daily, he/she listened to a woman who sang tangos.'
Example #2:

    b.      La oían a Paca/la niña/la gata.
    3sg.f they-heard Paca/the child(f)/the cat(f)
    'They listened to Paca/the girl/the cat.'
Example #3:

    (23)   a.      No (*lo) oyeron a ningún ladrón.
    not 3sg.m they-heard any thief
    'They didn't hear any thieves.'
Example #4:

    b.      (*La) buscaban a alguien que los ayudara.
    3sg.f they-looked-for someone who 3pl.m help
    'They were looking for someone who could help them.'
Example #5:

    c.      (*Lo) alabarán al niño que termine primero.
    3sg.m they-will-praise A the boy who finishes first.
    'They will praise the boy who finishes first.'            (Porteño Spanish)
Example #6:

    b.     Ha passat una cotxe.
    has passed a car
    'A car went by.'