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Harold Torrence (2005). Chapter 3.

URL: http://www.people.ku.edu/~torrence/academic/dissertation-files/torrence-dis-chapter-3-relatives.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3764&langcode=fra (2018-01-16).

 

Example #1:

    (60) a. la table sur laquelle j-ai      mis le livre                         Prep + laquelle
    the table on relpro 1sg-have put the book
    "the table on which I put the book"
Example #2:

    b. *la table laquelle j-ai    vue                                     *laquelle
    the table relpro 1sg-have seen
    "the table that I saw"
Example #3:

    c. *la table sur que j-ai         mis le livre                *Prep + que
    the table on that 1sg-have put the book
    "the table on that I put the book"
Example #4:

    d. la table que j-ai       vue                                que
    the table that 1sg-have seen
    "the table that I have seen"
Example #5:

    (61) a. je cherche une femme avec laquelle parler     Prep + laquelle + Infinitive
    1sg look.for a woman with relpro speak.inf
    "I am looking for a woman with whom to speak"
Example #6:

    b.*je cherche une femme laquelle embrasser              *laquelle + Infinitive
    1sg look.for a woman relpro       hug.inf
    "I am looking for a woman to hug"
Example #7:

    (62) *je cherche une femme que embrasser                    *que + Infinitive
    1sg look.for a woman that hug.inf
    "I am looking for a woman that to hug"
Example #8:

    (63) je voudrait       aller
    1sg want.imperf go.inf
    "I would like to go"