ODIN

The Online Database of Interlinear Text

 

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Jie Xu (2005). Possessor raising in Chinese and Korean.

URL: http://www.benjamins.com/jbp/series/LiC/5-2/art/0003a.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3354&langcode=cmn (2018-01-21).

 

Example #1:

    (1) Zhangsan bei qiang-le yibu dianshiji.
    Zhangsan BEI rob-ASP one TV set
    "Zhangsan was robbed of a TV set."
Example #2:

    (10) Zhangsani bei qiang-le ti yi.bu dianshiji.
    Zhangsan BEI rob-ASP one TV-set
    "Zhangsan was robbed of a TV set."
Example #3:

    (28) Zhangsan gei Lisi yi.ben shu.
    Zhangsan give Lisi one book
    "Zhangsan gave Lisi a book."
Example #4:

    (31) Ta ba wu.ge pingguo chidiao-le liang.ge.
    he BA five apple eat-ASP two
    "He ate two of the five apples." (Huang 1982)
Example #5:

    (32) Ta ba juzi bo-le       pi.
    he BA orange peel-ASP skin
    "He peeled the orange."
Example #6:

    (33) ? Wo ba ta sha-le fuqin.
    I BA him kill-ASP father
    "I killed his father (and he was affected by the event adversely)." (Li 1985)8
Example #7:

    (34) a.  Zhangsan chi-le na.ge pingguo.
    Zhangsan eat-ASP that apple
    "Zhangsan ate that apple."
Example #8:

    b. Zhangsan ba na.ge pingguoi chi-le ti.
    Zhangsan BA that apple     eat-ASP
    "Zhangsan ate that apple"
Example #9:

    (35) a.  Zhangsan jiegei-le Lisi yi.ben zidian.
    Zhangsan lend-ASP Lisi one dictionary
    "Zhangsan lent Lisi one dictionary."
Example #10:

    b. Zhangsan ba yi.ben zidiani      jiegei-le Lisi ti.
    Zhangsan BA one dictionary lend-ASP Lisi
    "Zhangsan lent Lisi one dictionary."
Example #11:

    (40) * Ba Zhangsan fuqin bei sha-le.
    BA Zhangsan father BEI kill-ASP
    Meaning intended: `Zhangsan's father was killed'
Example #12:

    (41) Ta ba juzi bo-le        pi.
    he BA orange peel-ASP skin
    "He peeled the orange."
Example #13:

    (51) Shuiguo wo xihuan pingguo.
    fruit    I like        apple
    "As for fruits, I like apples." (Cole, Hermon and Sung 1990)
Example #14:

    (52) Zhei ban xuesheng ta zui congming.
    this class student he most intelligent
    "(In) this class of students, he is the most intelligent." (Li and Thompson
Example #15:

    (53) Nei.ge bowuguani wo yijing canguan-le ti.
    that museum I already visit-ASP
    "I have already visited that museum."
Example #16:

    (63) a.     Zhangsan bei song-le yi.ben shu.
    Zhangsan BEI give-ASP one book
    "Zhangsan was given a book."
Example #17:

    (64) a.    Zhangsan bei wen-guo zhe.ge wenti.
    Zhangsan BEI ask-ASP this question
    "Zhangsan was asked this question."
Example #18:

    b. * Zhe.ge wenti bei wen-guo Zhangsan.
    this question BEI ask-ASP Zhangsan
    Meaning Intended: "*This question was asked Zhangsan."
Example #19:

    (65) Zhangsan bei qiang-le yi.bu dianshiji. [Passive Construction]
    Zhangsan BEI rob-ASP one TV-set
    "Zhangsan was robbed of a TV set."
Example #20:

    (98) a.    Zhangsani bei qiang-le ti qianbao.
    Zhangsan BEI rob-ASP wallet
    "Zhangsan was robbed of a wallet."