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Zejko Boskovic (2002). On multiple wh-fronting*.

URL: http://web.uconn.edu/boskovic/papers/onmultiplew.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3296&langcode=bul (2018-04-25).

 

Example #1:

    (5) Na kogo kakvo dade Ivan?
    to who    what gave Ivan
    `What did Ivan give to who?'
Example #2:

    (14) a. *Koj e kupil kakvo?                           (Bulgarian)
    who is bought what
    `Who bought what?'
Example #3:

    (21) Koj kakvo e kupil?
    who what is bought
    `Who bought what?'
Example #4:

    (30) ?*Koj, spored      tebe, kakvo e kupil?
    who according you what is bought
    `Who, according to you, bought what?'
Example #5:

    (31) ?Koj, spored     tebe, koja kniga e kupil?
    who according you which book is bought
    `Who, according to you, bought which book?'
Example #6:

    (40) a. *Koj na kogo kogo e pokazal?
    who to whom whom is pointed-out
    `Who point out whom to whom?'
Example #7:

    (41) a. Kogo kak e tselunal Ivan?
    whom how is kissed Ivan
    `How did Ivan kiss whom?'
Example #8:

    (42) a. Koj kogo kak e tselunal?
    who whom how is kissed
    `Who kissed whom how?'
Example #9:

    (43) a. Kogo kakvo e pital Ivan?
    whom what is asked Ivan
    `Whom did Ivan ask what?'
Example #10:

    (44) a. Koj kogo kakvo e pital?
    who whom what is asked
    `Who asked whom what?'
Example #11:

    (46) a. Koj na kogo e pokazal kogo?
    who to whom is shown whom
    `Who showed whom to whom?'
Example #12:

    (58) a. Kakvo (*kakvo) misli (*kakvo) Ivan (%kakvo) e (kakvo) obuslavlja (kakvo)?
    what       what thinks                Ivan          that       conditions
    `What does Ivan think conditions what?'
Example #13:

    b. Koj kakvo misli Ivan e obuslavlja?
    who what thinks Ivan that conditions
    `Who does Ivan think conditions what?'
Example #14:

    (i) a. Koj kakvo e kupil?
    who what is bought
    `Who bought what?'
Example #15:

    (i) a. Ko, po            tebi, koga tu e?
    who according you whom beats
    `Who, according to you, is beating whom?'
Example #16:

    c. *Ko, po             tebi, koga vjeruju da tu e?
    who according you whom believe that beat
    `Who, according to you, they believe is beating whom?
Example #17:

    e. ??Tom         ovjeku, ko, po               tebi, ta poklanja?
    that   man.dat who according you what bestows
    `To that man, who, according to you, bestows what?'
Example #18:

    g. *Ima ko, po            tebi, ta da           mu proda.
    has who according you what part. him sells
    `There is someone who, according to you, can sell him something.'
Example #19:

    (i) a.*Kakvo toj dade na Petko?               (Bulgarian)
    what he gave to Petko
    `What did he give to Petko?'
Example #20:

    (i) a. ?(?)Kakvo opredelja kakvo bez         da   o akva?
    what determines what without part. anticipates
    `What determines what without anticipating?'