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Cornelia Hamann (2000). PARAMETERS AND (L2)ACQUISITION.

URL: http://www.unige.ch/lettres/linge/syntaxe/journal/pdf_volume_one/article9_hamann.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2904&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (5)   a.    Hans liest oft Bücher
    Hans reads often books
    `Hans often reads books'
Example #2:

    b.    Hans hat oft Bücher gelesen.
    Hans has often read books
    `Hans has often read books'
Example #3:

    (6)   a.    Hans kauft jetzt immer Blumen für Marie
    Hans buys now always flowers for Marie
    `Now Hans always buys flowers for Marie'
Example #4:

    (6)    c.   Blumen kauft Hans jetzt immer für Marie
    flowers buys Hans now always for Marie
    `Now Hans always buys flowers for Marie'
Example #5:

    (6)   d.    Für Marie kauft Hans jetzt immer Blumen
    For Marie buys Hans now always flowers
    `Now Hans always buys flowers for Marie'
Example #6:

    (7)   a.    ...      dass Hans immer Blumen kauft
    ...      that Hans always flowers buys
    `  ...    that hans always buys flowers'