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Florian Siegl (2004). Some comments on interaction between temporal and information deixis.

URL: http://lepo.it.da.ut.ee/~flos/Folder_PDF/Information%20deixis.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3306&langcode=est (2022-01-25).


Example #1:

    (34)     Elasin kunagi Soomes.
    live-IMP1Sg sometimes Finnland-INES
    'I once lived in Finland'
Example #2:

    (35)    Oleme täna juba kaks korda söönud.
    be-2PL today already two time-PART eat-PTC
    `We have already eaten two times today'
Example #3:

    (36)    Olin oma toa juba koristanud, kui ema kutsus mind seda tegema.
    be-IMP1Sg own room-Gen already clean-PTC when mother call-IMP3Sg I-PART this-PART do-INF
    'I had already cleaned my room, when mother told me to do so.'
Example #4:

    (38)    Tema töötavat nüüd Tallinnas
    he work-EVIPRE now Tallinn-INESS
    `He works in Tallinn nowadays.' (as I was told)
Example #5:

    (38)    Sina käinud Helsingis.
    you go-EVIPST Helsinki-INESS
    `You have been to Helsinki' (as I was told)
Example #6:

    (39)    Sina olevat käinud Helsingis.
    you be-EVI go-EVIPST/go-PTC Helsinki-INESS
    `You have been to Helsinki' (as I was told)
Example #7:

    (49)     Ta olevat haige
    He be-EVID ill
    `He is said to be ill'