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Gertjan van Noord and Valia Kordoni (2005). A Raising Analysis of the Dutch Passive.

URL: http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/HPSG/6/vannoord-kordoni.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3109&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (13)       a. Der Mann hat den Ball dem Jungen geschenkt.
    the man.nom has the ball.acc the boy.dat given
    "The man gave the ball to the boy."
Example #2:

    b. Der Ball     wurde dem Jungen geschenkt.
    the ball.nom was the boy.dat given
    "The ball was given to the boy."
Example #3:

    c. Der Junge bekam/kriegte den Ball geschenkt.
    the boy.nom got              the ball.acc given
    "The boy got the ball as a present."
Example #4:

    (16)   a. Der Bub bekommt/kriegt das Spielzeug weggenommen.
    the lad gets             the toy       PART(away).taken
    "The boy has the toy taken away from him."
Example #5:

    b. Der Mann bekommt/kriegt das Fahren verboten.
    the man gets               the driving forbidden
    "The man is forbidden to drive."
Example #6:

    c. Der Betrunkene bekam/kriegte die Fahrerlaubnis        entzogen.
    the drunk       got             the driving allowance withdrawn
    "The drunk had his driving license taken away."
Example #7:

    (35)   ...dass er       ein Buch     geschenkt kriegte
    ...that he.nom a book.acc presented got
    "...that he got a book as a present" (Haider, 1985, p. 98)