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ANNE STURGEON (2005). The Discourse Function of Left Dislocation in Czech*.

URL: http://people.ucsc.edu/~annemar/sturgeon_BLS.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2983&langcode=ces (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    (2)        Honzu, toho          jest neznám.                                    CLD
    Honza.acc that.acc still neg-know.1sg
    Honza, I still don't know him.
Example #2:

    (3)        Anicka?    Té       se      nic     nestalo.              Hanging Topic
    Anicka.nom that.dat refl-cl nothing neg-happened
    `Anicka? Nothing happened to her.'
Example #3:

    (6)    Svého1 nejlepsího pítele, toho        má Honza1 rád.                  CLD
    self best         friend.acc that.acc has Honza joy
    `His1 best friend, Honza1 likes him.'
Example #4:

    si      koupila JanaF.
    refl-cl bought Jana
    `A blue bagCT, HanaF bought one and a yellow oneCT, JanaF bought one.'
Example #5:

    b. Toho kluka??? Toho               neznám, ale       Prochora v nm poznávám.
    that guy.acc that.acc           neg-know but      Prochor in it      recognize
    know him, but Prochor I recognize from the picture.'4
Example #6:

    c. na Kanadu tak dobe pes rok ceká. Oni tam mají dobrej socijal..."
    on Canada so well over year waits they there have good social
    wouldn't take one... And also for Canada you have to wait longer than a
Example #7:

    bude       volnej jako pták..."
    would-be free like bird
    him."..."It would be better for us to make him a sparrow or a chickadee, at
Example #8:

    sberatel... Nosí velký brejle a má hluboký hlas..."
    antiquarian wears large glasses and has deep voice
    man...Germanist and antiquarian...He wears large glasses and has a deep