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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=fra (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (112) Tous le monde ne parle pas votre langue                       French
    Everybody neg speaks neg your language
    `Not everybody speaks your language'
Example #2:

    (77)       a.    Regarde moi/*me!                                                     St. French
    Neg me watch
    `Don't watch me'
Example #3:

    b.    Regarde le!
    Watch it
    `Watch it'
Example #4:

    (83)    a.    Regarde le!                                                          Coll. French
    Watch it
    `Watch me'
Example #5:

    (100) Il parle pas de toi                                         Quebecois
    He speaks neg of you
    `He doesn't speak about you'
Example #6:

    (106) Sans rien                                                                     Quebecois
    Without n-thing
    `Without anything'
Example #7:

    (110) a.      Vas-y!                                                             Quebecois
    `Go there'
Example #8:

    (113) Tout le monde est pas expert                                          Quebecois
    Everybody is neg expert
    `Not everybody is an expert'
Example #9:

    (41)   (Ne) me regarde pas!                                                 French
    (Neg) me watch neg
    `Don't look at me'
Example #10:

    (42)   (*Ne) regarde moi pas!                                               French
    (Neg) watch me neg
    `Don't watch me'
Example #11:

    (125) Personne dit rien
    N-body says n-thing
    `Nobody said anything'
Example #12:

    c. Jean ne mange pas                                             Standaard Frans
    Jean neg eet neg
    `Jean eet niet'