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Diane Bornstein (1984). Chapter 5.

URL: http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~kbj/ling601/Content/601Chapter05.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2117&langcode=fra (2018-07-18).

 

Example #1:

    manque de don pour les langues.
    lack     of gift for the languages
    for languages.'
Example #2:

    ( 58)      a.   ne pas sembler heureux          est une condition pour écrire       des     romans
    ne not seem happy               is a condition for writing          nov     el s
    `To not seem happy is a         (pre?)condition for writing nov     els.'
Example #3:

    b. * ne sembler pas heureux          est une condition pour écrire       des     romans.
    ne seem not happy               is a condition for writing          nov     el s
    `To not seem happy is a         (pre?)condition for writing.'
Example #4:

    (59)       a.     ne pas être   heureux      est une condition pour   écrire     des romans
    ne not be     happy        is a condition for       writing    novels
    `To not be    happy is    a condition for writing   novels.'
Example #5:

    (1)   a.    Ne pas       lire souvent Joyce est              compréhensible.
    not to read often Joyce is       comprehensible.
    ` To not read Joyce is understandable'
Example #6:

    b.    Ne pas souvent lire      Joyce est comprénsible
    not     often to read Joyce is comprehensible
    ` To not read Joyce is understandable.'