ODIN

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George Aaron Broadwell (2001). CONSTRAINT SYMMETRY IN OPTIMALITY THEORETIC SYNTAX.

URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/7/lfg02broadwell.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2021&langcode=amh (2018-01-22).

 

Example #1:

    20) [wd bet-u]PP
    toward house-def
    `toward the house'
Example #2:

    23) [Trara-w         lay] bzu zaf all.
    mountain-def      on many tree exist
    `There are many trees on the mountain.' Leslau 1995:619
Example #3:

    28) *wd [[y=Yohanns]PP bet]]NP
    toward of=John       house
    (`toward John's house')
Example #4:

    29) wd [[Yohanns]PP bet]]NP
    toward John        house
    `toward John's house'
Example #5:

    31) Wssa-w b=Daniel bet     atggb nw.
    dog-def near=Daniel house near    is
    `The dog is near Daniel's house.'
Example #6:

    *Wssa-w b=y=Daniel bet     atggb nw.
    dog-def near=of=Daniel house near     is
    `The dog is near Daniel's house.'
Example #7:

    32) Wssa-w (y)=Daniel bet atggb nw.
    dog-def (of)=Daniel house near is
    `The dog is near Daniel's house.'
Example #8:

    34) *wd [[y=Yohanns]PP bet]]NP
    toward of=John       house
    (`toward John's house')