The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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van Craenenbroeck, Jeroen (2004). Ellipsis in Dutch dialects.

URL: http://users.telenet.be/zorex/linguistics/dissertatie.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-26).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2428&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (64)    Wen glaubt Hans wen           Jakob gesehen               hat?
    whoACC thinks Hans whoACC Jakob seen                      has
    'Who does Hans think that Jakob saw?'
Example #2:

    (65)    a.      Mit wem glaubst du             mit             wem Hans spricht?
    with whoDAT think       you with               whoDAT Hans speaks
    'Who do you think Hans is talking to?         '
Example #3:

    (i)      [Wen] denkst         du     [wen von den          Studenten] man einladen sollte?
    whoACC think        you     whoACC of      the   students one        invite          should
    'Which of the students do you think we should invite?'                       [co
Example #4:

    (ii) * [Welches] denkst du           [welches Schweinderl] er nehmen           wird?
    which       think you       which      piggy          he take        will
    INTENDED READING: 'Which piggy do you think he'll take?'                     [co