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Pieter Johannus Kahrel (1996). Aspects of Negation.

URL: http://lib.org.by/_djvu/L_Languages/LF_Formal%20theory/Kahrel.%20Aspects%20of%20negation%20in%20English%20(thesis)(158s).pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2508&langcode=ita (2020-08-08).


Example #1:

    Non ho          comprato niente.
    NEG have:1SG bought nothing
    `I did not buy anything.'
Example #2:

    a.  Non ho           comprato      niente.
    NEG have:1SG buy:PPART         nothing
    `I didn't buy anything.'
Example #3:

    b. Niente            stato        comprato.
    nothing be:3SG be:PPART        buy:PPART
    `Nothing was bought.'
Example #4:

    Non ho         comprato niente.
    NEG have:1SG bought nothing
    `I bought nothing.'
Example #5:

    b.    Nessuno venne.
    NEG came nobody
    `Nobody came.'