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Aniko Csirmaz (2003). Perfective and Imperfective Aspect in Hungarian.

URL: http://people.carleton.edu/~acsirmaz/web-content/Pages/Papers/console1.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2995&langcode=hun (2019-08-23).

 

Example #1:

    a. amikor megérkeztünk, Juli (éppen) telefonált
    when arrived-1pl,      J-nom just.then called-3sg
    `When we arrived, Julie was talking on the phone'
Example #2:

    a. amikor megérkeztünk, Juli (rögtön)           telefonált
    when arrived-1pl,     J-nom straight.away called-3sg
    `When we arrived, Julie phoned straight away'
Example #3:

    (19) Juli két perc alatt lepart ment a lépcs     o-n
    J-nom two minute under down went the stair-on
    `Julie went down the stairs in two minutes'
Example #4:

    (20) Juli ment lepart a lépcs   o-n, ??( amikor össze     esett)
    J-nom went down the stair-on . when together fell
    `Julie was going down the stairs when she collapsed'
Example #5:

    (25)    a. Juli megparticle ette a tortá-t
    J-nom part         ate the cake-acc
    `Julie ate the cake'
Example #6:

    b. *Juli ette megparticle a tortá-t
    J-nom ate part         the cake-acc
    `Julie was eating the cake'
Example #7:

    (28) Juli nem ment leparticle a lépcs n   o-
    J-nom not went down        the stair-on
    `Julie didn't go down the stairs'
Example #8:

    (31) Juli nem ette megparticle a tortá-t
    J-nom not ate part          the cake-acc
    `Julie didn't eat the cake'
Example #9:

    a. Juli nem ment le          a lépcs no-
    J-nom not went down the stair-on
    `Julie didn't go down the stairs'
Example #10:

    b. De igen, már        elindult
    but yes, already started
    `But yes, she already started'
Example #11:

    a. Juli nem ette meg a tortát
    J-nom not ate part the cake-acc
    `Juli didn't eat the cake'
Example #12:

    b. #De igen, már        elkezdte enni
    but yes, already started eat-inf
    `But yes, she already started eating it'