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Daniel Hole (2003). MATCHING THE CONSTITUENCY OF SENTENCE STRUCTURE AND QUANTIFICATION.

URL: http://www.lrz-muenchen.de/~Daniel_Hole/SemPragLansing2003.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2387&langcode=cmn (2018-01-22).

 

Example #1:

    (1)    Zhyu ZH-zhng        sh Lo Wng *(ci) mi-guo.
    only   this-CL:kind book Old Wang CAI buy-ASP
    `Old Wang has bought only THIS kind of book before.'
Example #2:

    (2)    a. [Zhyu ZH-zhng         sh] Lo Wng *(ci) mi-guo.
    only    this-CL:kind book Old Wang CAI buy-ASP
    `Old Wang has bought only THIS kind of book before.'
Example #3:

    b. Lo Wng [zhyu ZH-zhng           sh] *(ci) mi-guo.
    Old Wang only       this-CL:kind book CAI       buy-ASP
    `Old Wang has bought only THIS kind of book before.'
Example #4:

    c. *Lo Wng (ci) mi-guo [zhyu ZH-zhng               sh].
    Old Wang CAI buy-ASP only          this-CL:kind book
    intended: `Old Wang has bought only THIS kind of book before.'
Example #5:

    (3)    Lo Wng      mi-guo [zh-zhng          sh].
    Old Wang     buy-ASP this-CL:kind book
    `Old Wang has bought this kind of book before.'
Example #6:

    (5)    Lo Wng zh mi-guo ZH-zhng               sh.
    Old Wang only buy-ASP this-CL:kind book
    `Old Wang has only bought THIS kind of book before.'
Example #7:

    T y-D          ji *(du) *(mi)          h.
    (s)he 1-drop wine DOU          not.have drink
    `(S)he hasn't had a DROP of alcohol.
Example #8:

    T SHNME               *(du) b ch.
    (s)he anything /what     DOU not eat
    `(S)he doesn't eat ANYTHING AT ALL.'
Example #9:

    T [bgun xi bu xi y] *(du) hu li.
    (s)he no.matter fall not fall rain DOU will come
    `(S)he'll come, no matter whether it's raining (or not).'
Example #10:

    (17) T li bu li?
    (s)he come not come
    `Is (s)he coming?']
Example #11:

    (19) Rgu xngqtin tinq [HO]C-topic, w ji Q P SHN.
    if      Sunday weather good              I JIU go climb mountain
    `If the weather is [FINE]C-topic on Sundays, I GO MOUNTAIN- CLIMBING.'
Example #12:

    b. #Dng-Y rn         dng zhng, RBN RN                           ji zhng-zhe hi tufa.
    east-Asia people among           Japan people                   JIU grow-ASP black hair
    `Among the people from East Asia, THE JAPANESE                have black hair.'
Example #13:

    lin w ZJ *(hi) b               mngbi yngdng znme zu.
    even I self HAI       not          understand should      how     go
    `even I MYSELF do not know         which way to go.'
Example #14:

    (22) W DNG J-TIN,               zi h ning shu              qu.
    I    after    some-CL:day ZAI with mum speak go
    `(Only) AFTER A COUPLE OF DAYS {will I/I'll} talk to Mum.'
Example #15:

    (24) T [bx xi y] ci li.
    (s)he must fall rain CAI come
    `Only if it rains does (s)he come.'/`It         must rain in order     for him/h
Example #16:

    (33) T [bx xi y]QUANT.+NUCL.SC. ci li.
    (s)he must fall rain                CAI come
    wQUANTIF. [(s)he comes in w]RESTR. [it rains in w]NUCL. SC.
Example #17:

    (37) a. N zhdao ji ho le!
    you know JIU good PRT
    `I'm glad you know it!'/`I wish you knew it!'/`I wish you'd known it!'
Example #18:

    b. T yngdng li kn w ci                  du!
    (s)he should      come see I CAI        right
    `(S)he should really come and see me!'