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Hedde Zeijlstra (2004). Sentential Negation and Negative Concord.

URL: http://www2.sfs.nphil.uni-tuebingen.de:16080/B10/seminar/Diss_Zeijlstra.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3250&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (94)   a.   Mache es!                                                    German
    Do it
    `Do it'
Example #2:

    d. Varför inte?                                                    Swedish
    Why neg?
    `Why not?'
Example #3:

    (128) Du muss kein Krawatte anziehen                                            German
    You must no ties put on
    `It is not obligatory that you wear a tie'
Example #4:

    e. Hans kommt nicht                                              Duits
    Hans komt neg
    `Hans komt niet'