ODIN

The Online Database of Interlinear Text

 

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Valia Kordoni (2003). VALENCE ALTERNATIONS IN GERMAN.

URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/8/lfg03kordoni.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3399&langcode=ell (2020-08-07).

 

Example #1:

    (47) O georgos fortose         to ahiro sto       karo.
    the farmer.N load.PAST.3S the hay.A onto-the wagon
    "The farmer loaded the hay on the wagon".
Example #2:

    (48) O georgos fortose         to karo     me ahiro.
    the farmer.N load.PAST.3S the wagon.A with hay
    "The farmer loaded the wagon with hay".
Example #3:

    agalma.
    statue
    "The demonstrators sprayed the paint onto the statue".
Example #4:

    (50) I diadilotes           psekasan         to agalma me mpogia.
    the demonstrators.N.PL spray.PAST.3PL the statue.A with paint
    "The demonstrators sprayed the statue with paint".
Example #5:

    (51) O Petros adiase             tin dexameni (apo to nero).
    the Peter.N empty.PAST.3S the tank.A (of the water)
    "Peter emptied the tank (of water)".
Example #6:

    (52) O Petros adiase             to nero    apo tin dexameni.
    the Peter.N empty.PAST.3S the water.A from the tank
    "Peter emptied the water from the tank".
Example #7:

    (53) O Petros katharise       to thamno apo ta xera kladia.
    the Peter.N trim.PAST.3S the bush.A of the dry branches
    "Peter trimmed the bush of the dry branches".
Example #8:

    (54) *O Petros skupise          to tigani apo to ladi.
    the Peter.N wipe.PAST.3S the pan.A from the oil
    "*Peter wiped the pan of the oil".
Example #9:

    (55) O Petros skupise         to tigani.
    the Peter.N wipe.PAST.3S the pan.A
    "Peter wiped the pan".
Example #10:

    (56) O Petros skupise           to ladi apo to tigani.
    the Peter.N wipe.PAST.3S the oil.A from the pan
    "Peter wiped the oil from the pan".
Example #11:

    (57) O Petros htipise        ton frahti.
    the Peter.N hit.PAST.3S the fence.A
    "Peter hit the fence".
Example #12:

    (58) O Petros htipise         ton frahti me to xilo.
    the Peter.N hit.PAST.3S the fence.A with the stick
    "Peter hit the fence with the stick".
Example #13:

    (59) O Petros htipise          to xilo     sto    frahti.
    the Peter.N hit.PAST.3S the stick.A onto-the fence
    "Peter hit the stick against the fence".
Example #14:

    (60) *O Petros htipise       to xilo.
    the Peter.N hit.PAST.3S the stick.A
    "*Peter hit the stick".
Example #15:

    (61) O georgos      fortose        to ahiro sto     karo. (locative alternant)
    the farmer.N   load.PAST.3S the hay.A onto-the wagon
    "The farmer    loaded the hay on the wagon".
Example #16:

    (62) O georgos       fortose       to karo       me ahiro. (me (with)-variant)
    the farmer.N    load.PAST.3S the wagon.A with hay
    "The farmer     loaded the wagon with hay".