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Kiparsky, Paul & Cleo Condoravdi (2005). Tracking Jespersenís Cycle.

URL: http://www.stanford.edu/~kiparsky/Papers/lesvosnegation.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2138&langcode=qgk (2019-03-18).


Example #1:

    a. ka d n gl twsen kan nac
    and not escaped            anyone
    `and not one of them escaped' (Makhairas 16.15, tr. Dawkins)
Example #2:

    c. ka Rn swc . . . Rf s c zwntan n kan nan
    and if               leave        alive          anyone
    `and if you leave any one of them alive' (Makhairas 16.5)
Example #3:

    d. o      rqontec s ghsan; kane c l gon o d dei
    the lords         fell-silent    no-one speech not give
    `the lords fell silent; none of them utters a word.' (Belisarios 153)
Example #4:

    c. mhd n q tinPc fwt an
    that-not have anyone torch
    `so that no one should have a torch' (362.11)
Example #5:

    d. ka d n gl twsen tinXc
    and not escaped          anyone
    `and no one escaped' (546.4)
Example #6:

    f. d n pr pei njrwp c tinac nP s kathgor sh
    not should person              any   to    you accuse
    `No person should accuse you' (Threnos 165)