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URL: http://ling.uni-konstanz.de/pages/home/bayer/pdf/dative-pertinacity.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 347&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (3) a. *die Ausfuhr Holzes
    the export wood-GEN
    "the export of wood"
Example #2:

    b. die Ausfuhr (dieses) brasilianischen Holzes
    the export this-GEN Brazilian-GEN wood-GEN
    "the export of (this) Brazilian wood"                        (Gallmann, 1997)
Example #3:

    c. wenn man den Hans           Frauen     vorstellt
    if    one the Hans-ACC women-DAT introduces
    "If one introduces Hans to women, ..."
Example #4:

    b. *wenn man sich Frauen             erwehren muss
    if one REF women-GEN           defend       must
    "If one has to defend oneself from women, ..."
Example #5:

    (23)   Otto ist mit genug / nichts / viel / allerlei / etwas / wenig zufrieden
    Otto is with enough / nothing / much / various / something / little content
    "Otto is happy with enough/nothing/much/various things/something/little"
Example #6:

    e.g. dass der PunkNOM gerne         HochzeitsfeiernACC stört
    that the punk     gladly      marriage-ceremonies disturbs
    "that the punk likes to disturb marriage ceremonies"
Example #7:

    e.g. dass den PunkACC vor allem HochzeitsfeiernNOM     stören
    that the punk     mostly    marriage-ceremonies disturb
    "that the punk is mostly annoyed by marriage ceremonies"
Example #8:

    e.g. dass dem PunkDAT die Extasy-TablettenNOM schaden
    that the punk      the extasy-pills      harm
    "that the punk is harmed by extasy"
Example #9:

    e.g. dass der PunkNOM dem TouristenDAT das DorfACC zeigt
    that the punk     the tourist             the village shows
    "that the punk shows the tourist the village"
Example #10:

    (31) a. Es ist leicht, diesen Wagen zu fahren
    it is easy this car-ACC to drive
    "It is easy to drive this car"
Example #11:

    b. Dieser Wagen        fährt     sich    leicht
    this car-NO M       drives    REFL    easily
    "This car drives    easily"
Example #12:

    (35) a. Der Ärzte1 mußten die Patienten2 erst wieder [an einander1/2] gewöhnen
    the doctors must the patients     again       at REF           acquaint
    "The doctors had to get the patients slowly get acquainted with each other again
Example #13:

    [einen Aufsatz      t1 ] hinzugefügt
    an article-ACC added
    "I have added to a book about optionality an article about scrambling"
Example #14:

    [einem Buch       t2 ]hinzugefügt
    a     book-DAT       added
    "I have added an article about scrambling to a book about optionality "
Example #15:

    (42)      *[Über Scrambling]1 habe ich stundenlang [in einem Buch t1 ] herumgeblättert
    about scrambling      have I hours-long in a book-DAT turned-over-leaves
    "I have for hours turned over the leaves in a book about scrambling"
Example #16:

    (48) a. Ich         trage die     schon
    I-NOM wear them-ACC already
    "I am wearing them already"
Example #17:

    (51) a. Mehr Patienten sind gekommen als [NOM __ ] behandelt werden konnten
    more patients have come         than            treated become could
    "More patients showed up than could be treated"
Example #18:

    b. Mehr Patienten sind gekommen als der Arzt [ACC __ ] behandeln konnte
    more patients have come         than the doctor       treat  could
    "More patients showed up than the doctor could treat"
Example #19:

    verabreichen konnte
    administer      could
    "More patients showed up than the doctor could give medicine to"