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Roland Meyer (2005). VP-Fronting in Czech and Polish -- A Case Study in Corpus-Oriented Grammar Research.

URL: http://www.sfb632.uni-potsdam.de/publications/isis02_5meyer.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2713&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (2)        a.    Sie hat nicht [ VP den Peter      geküsst ]
    she has not        the P.         kissed
    `She has not kissed Peter.'
Example #2:

    (4)        Geküsst hat sie den Peter nicht.
    kissed has she the P.      not
    `She hasn't kissed Peter.'       (ex.(2) and (4) after Fanselow (2004))
Example #3:

    (5)      a.  dass [ den Peter geküsst ] keiner hatte
    that the Peter kissed nobody had
    `that nobody had kissed Peter'
Example #4:

    (22)      a.  Den ganzen Fall aufklären könnten die Taxifahrer, ...
    the whole case clarify could the taxi-drivers
    `The taxi drivers could clarify the whole case ...'