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Jason Merchant (2001). 5.

URL: http://starling.rinet.ru/~goga/biblio/Merchant/book/Chapter5.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3712&langcode=ell (2020-08-07).

 

Example #1:

    (i)     Proselavan enan psilo andra, alla dhen ksero poso psilo.
    they.hired a.ACC tall. ACC man.ACC but not I.know how tall.ACC
    `They hired a tall man, but I don't know how tall.'
Example #2:

    (ii)    a.      Enas eksipnos andras           ine protimeros apo enan plusio.
    a. NOM smart. NOM man.NOM is better           than a.ACC rich. ACC
    `A smart man is better than a rich one.'
Example #3:

    b.      Exo ena kenurijo aftokinito kai ena palio.
    I.have a.ACC new. ACC car. ACC and a. ACC old.ACC
    `I have a new car and an old one.'
Example #4:

    (i)     Poso psilos ine o           andras?
    how tall.NOM is the.NOM man.NOM
    `How tall is the man?'
Example #5:

    (ii)    * Proselavan enan psilo andra, alla dhen ksero poso psilos.
    they.hired a.ACC tall. ACC man.ACC but not I.know how tall.NOM
    (`They hired a tall man, but I don't know how tall.')
Example #6:

    (103) a.       {Aftos/*pro } kai o Pavlos ine adherfia.
    he     pro     and the Paul     are siblings
    `He and Paul are siblings.'
Example #7:

    (104) a.       O Pavlos kai {aftos/*pro } ine adherfia.
    the Paul        and he    pro     are siblings
    `Paul and he are siblings.'