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Daniel Hole (2004). Extra Argumentality -- a Binding Account of "possessor raising" in German, English And Mandarin.

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

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2408&langcode=cmn (2018-01-20).

 

Example #1:

    (1) a. T s-le         mqn.
    (s)he die-PRF mother
    `His/Her mother died on    him.'
Example #2:

    a. Huli,       tde        mqn y s-le.
    afterwards his           mother also die-PRF
    `Then his mother     died, too.'
Example #3:

    b. #Huli,      t       y s-le         mqn.
    afterwards he         also die-PRF mother
    `Then his mother     died on him, too.'
Example #4:

    b. T          dun-le     tu le.
    (s)he      break-PRF leg PRT
    `(S)he    broke his/her leg.'
Example #5:

    (16)   Q: Shi dun-le      tu le?
    who break-PRF leg PRT
    `Who broke his leg?'
Example #6:

    (18)   Xio Wng ch-le w y-ge dngo.
    little Wang eat-PRF I         1-CL     cake
    `Little Wang ate a cake of mine.'
Example #7:

    (23) a. W ch-wn-le         zhi-dn fn.
    I eat-up-PRF        this-CL    food
    `I've eaten up that dish.'
Example #8:

    b. W b zhi-dn fn ch-wn-le.
    I BA this-CL           food eat-up-PRF
    `I've eaten up that dish.'
Example #9:

    (24) a. T      b jzi           b-le        p.
    (s)he BA orange peel-PRF peel
    `(S)he removed the peel of the orange.'
Example #10:

    b. Tmen b zh fng-le                xu.
    they BA pig release-PRF blood
    `They drained the pig of its blood.'
Example #11:

    c. Zhngsn b zh w-ge pnggu ch-le sn-ge.
    Zhangsan BA this 5-CL               apple eat-PRF 3-CL
    `Zhangsan ate three of these five apples.'
Example #12:

    (25) a. Zhngsn b mn shng-le su.
    Zhangsan BA door put.on-PRF lock
    `Zhangsan put a lock on the door.'
Example #13:

    b. T      b qing t-le             yi-ge dng.
    (s)he BA wall           kick-PRF 1-CL hole
    `(S)he kicked a hole into the wall.'
Example #14:

    (38) a. T      b jzi         bo-le       p.
    (s)he BA orange peel-PRF peel
    `(S)he removed the peel of the orange.'
Example #15:

    b. Tmen b zh fng-le               xu.
    they BA pig release-PRF blood
    `They drained the pig of its blood.'
Example #16:

    c. Zhngsn b mn shng-le su.
    Zhangsan BA door put.on-PRF lock.
    `Zhangsan put a lock on the door.'