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Roberto Zamparelli (2000). Distributive Conjunction and Sentence Reduction.

URL: http://wwwesterni.unibg.it/dsfc/pers/zamparelli/ling/sia-che.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3167&langcode=ita (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (52)     a.   Marco ha comprato       tanto la casa quanto il giardino
    Marco has bought        much the house how-much the garden (Lit.)
    "Marco bought both      the house AND the garden"
Example #2:

    c.    E` MARCO che hanno visto sia Gianni che Maria, non CARLO
    it is MARCO that have seen both Gianni and Maria, not CARLO
    "It is Marc that both John and Mary have seen, not Carl"
Example #3:

    b.     Conosco un uomo che parla sia Tagalog che Inuit
    I know a man who speaks both Tagalog and Inuit
    "I know a man who speaks Tagalog and I know a man who speaks Inuit"
Example #4:

    b.        [LA BIRRA IN FRIGO], ho,               (mica il te in caldo)!
    the beer     in the fridge I have, (not the tea in warm)
    "Beer in the fridge, I have, (not tea on the stove)"
Example #5:

    b.     Carlo non ha visto Gianni e Maria
    Carlo not has seen Gianni and Maria
    Possible reading: "Carlo has not seen John and he has not seen Maria"