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István Kenesei (1998). Adjuncts and arguments in VP-focus in Hungarian.

URL: http://www.nytud.hu/oszt/igazg/kenesei/publ/adjarg.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3299&langcode=hun (2019-07-20).

 

Example #1:

    10      a. Péter mi-t         csinált tegnap?
    Peter what-ACC did          yesterday
    'What did Peter do/what was Peter doing yesterday?'
Example #2:

    b. (Péter) OLVASTA A        HAMLET-ET     A     KERT-BEN.
    read      the Hamlet-ACC the garden-in
    'Peter/He was reading Hamlet in the garden.'
Example #3:

    c. (Péter) FEL-OLVASTA A HAMLET-ET A KERT-BEN.
    up-read
    'Peter/He read out Hamlet in the garden.'
Example #4:

    11      a. Péter [az      UNALMAS jelentéseket]F olvassa.
    Peter      the boring      reports-ACC            reads
    'It is the BORING reports that Peter reads.'
Example #5:

    b. Péter [a       KÖNYVTÁRBAN olvasó           fiút]F      találta meg.
    Peter      the library-INE reading boy-ACC found                 PFX
    'It's the boy reading in the LIBRARY that Peter found.'
Example #6:

    12    a. Péter [AZ        UNALMAS JELENTÉSEKET]F olvassa.
    Peter       the boring     reports-ACC          reads
    'It is THE BORING REPORTS that Peter reads.'
Example #7:

    13    a. Péter mi-t            csinált tegnap?
    Peter what-ACC did           yesterday
    'What did Peter do yesterday?'
Example #8:

    14    a. Mit           csinált Edison 1877-ben?
    what-ACC did            Edison 1877-INE
    'What did Edison do in 1877?'
Example #9:

    b. FEL-TALÁLTA            A   FONOGRÁFOT.
    PFX-invented-3SG the phonograph-ACC
    'He invented the phonograph.'
Example #10:

    17   a. (Péter) KI-TAKARÍTOTTA A           SZOBÁT.
    Peter      PERF-cleaned     the room-ACC
    'Peter cleaned up the room.'
Example #11:

    SZÁLLODÁBA.
    hotel-ILL
    host moved to a hotel.'
Example #12:

    János [AZ AUTÓT]F SZEDTE APRÓ     DARABOKRA.
    John   the car-ACC took        small pieces-SUB
    car into small pieces.'
Example #13:

    a. Péter [FOGJA]F olvasni     a    Hamletet.
    Peter will-3SG read-INF the Hamlet-ACC
    'Peter WILL read Hamlet.'
Example #14:

    szaladgált).
    ran-around
    around).'
Example #15:

    28   a.*Péter (nem úszott, hanem) HANGOSAN OLVASTA FEL A
    HAMLETET.
    'Peter was not swimming, but reading out Hamlet aloud.'
Example #16:

    29   a. Péter a kertben [A FÜVET]F ÖNTÖZTE (és nem szaladgált)
    Peter the garden-INE the grass-ACC watered (and not ran)
    running around).'
Example #17:

    énekelt)
    sang
    singing).'
Example #18:

    integetett)
    waved
    waved).'
Example #19:

    32   a. Mária és Éva látta Pétert.
    Mary and Eve saw Peter-ACC
    'Mary and Eve saw Peter.'
Example #20:

    33 a. Mari SZÉPEN            vasalta ki        az     inget.
    Mari beautifully ironed            PFX the shirt-ACC
    'Mari ironed the shirt BEAUTIFULLY.'
Example #21:

    35   a. Péter mi-t              csinált tegnap?
    Peter what-ACC did           yesterday
    'What did Peter do yesterday?'
Example #22:

    b. A        HAMLETET       OLVASTA.
    the Hamlet-ACC read-3SG
    'He was reading Hamlet.'
Example #23:

    c. A        HAMLETET       OLVASTA és    A   HANGVERSENYT HALLGATTA.
    and the concert-ACC        listened
    'He was reading Hamlet and listening to the concert.'
Example #24:

    b. (Péter) LONDONBA      REPÜLT és      PÁRIZSBA      GYALOGOLT.
    Peter      London-ILL flew        and Paris-ILL walked
    'Peter/He flew to London and walked to Paris.'
Example #25:

    37      a. Péter TEGNAP repült Londonba.
    Peter yesterday flew London-ILL
    etc.) that Peter flew to London.'
Example #26:

    b. Péter A HAMLETET olvasta tegnap.
    Peter the Hamlet-ACC read yesterday
    that Peter was reading yesterday.'
Example #27:

    c. Marit [EBBE a cs_be]F húzták be.
    this-INE
    'They tricked Mary in THIS particular way.'
Example #28:

    43       a. Anna [a [KÖNYVTÁRBAN olvasó] fiút]i látta ei
    Anna   the library-in reading boy-ACC saw
    'It's the boy reading IN THE LIBRARY that Ann saw.'
Example #29:

    44 a. Anna [az [EBBEN a könyvtárban olvasó] fiút]i látta ei
    this-INE
    'It's the boy reading in THIS library that Anna saw.'
Example #30:

    egyszer_en cserben         hagyták.
    simply         in-lurch left-3PL
    all), but simply left him in the lurch.'
Example #31:

    megsebesült.
    got-wounded-3SG
    killed), he simply got wounded.'
Example #32:

    összekeverte a dolgokat.
    bungled-up       the things
    everything.'
Example #33:

    dolgozik.
    works
    but is working hard.'
Example #34:

    (i)           János PIROSKÁVAL      ebédelt         a     menzán.
    John    Piroska-INS had-lunch the canteen-SUP
    'It is Piroska that John had lunch with at the canteen.'
Example #35:

    (ii)        PÉTER [A          FÜVET]F     NYÍRJA A KERTBEN]
    Peter the grass-ACC mows               the garden-INE
    'Peter is mowing the grass in the garden.'
Example #36:

    (i) *János [PIROSKÁVAL]F EBÉDELT       (nem pedig úszott).
    John    Piroska-INS      had-lunch not rather swam
    swim).' (intended meaning)
Example #37:

    (i)          János PIROSKÁVAL      EBÉDELT    A   MENZÁN.
    John   Piroska-INS had-lunch the canteen-SUP
    'What John did was have lunch with Piroska at the canteen.'