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Mark C. Baker (2008). Chapter 4.

URL: http://www.let.uu.nl/LOT/GraduateProgram/LotSchools/zomerschool%202006/AgrC4-person-ver2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3542&langcode=xsl (2018-11-15).

 

Example #1:

    (41)    a. Tony lue ghoshohti enidhe.                 (p. 1273)
    Tony fish 1sS.opt.eat 3sS.wants
    `Tony wants to eat fish.' (1s=matrix subject, not speaker)
Example #2:

    b. Judn ri nurse Teddy gho         beghrayuhd sudeli?
    When Q nurse Teddy about 1sS.opt.see.3sO 3sS.want.1sO
    `When does the nurse want to see me again about Teddy?'
Example #3:

    (43)    John ?erke?e wihsi       g    kodihsho.    (Rice p. 1273)
    John parka      1sS.made COMP 3sS.know.area
    `John knows that I made a parka' (1s=speaker)
Example #4:

    (45)     John ?aranila       shdi                     (p. 1277)
    John 2sS.go.home 3sS.tell.1sO
    `John told me to go home.' (2s=matrix object)
Example #5:

    (49)   a. John Susan tle gli           ?aohde    eniwe     ?adi.        (p. 1289)
    John Susan Norman Wells 1sS.opt.go 3sS.want 3sS.say
    `John said that Susan wants (Susan/*John/*me) to go to Norman Wells.'
Example #6:

    b. Frederick Bill seh        ?awodee sudeli           hadi.
    Frederick Bill 1s-with 3sS.opt.go 3sS.want.1sO 3sS.say
    `Frederick said Bill wants me to go with him(=Bill, not Frederick).'
Example #7:

    (64)         John Susan tle gli           ?aohde    eniwe       ?adi.        (p. 1289)
    John Susan Norman Wells 1sS.opt.go 3sS.want 3sS.say
    `John said that Susan wants (Susan/*John) to go to Norman Wells.'
Example #8:

    (65)     z t w`EE dsw rr w`EE r`En ho`EmwEn r`En.
    Ozo say that Adesuwa think that he like him
    Ozo said that Adesuwa thinks that he (Ozo) likes her (Adesuwa).