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URL: http://wurmbrand.uconn.edu/Susi/Papers%20and%20handouts_files/CLA-SW.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3800&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    b.      dass Hans schwimmen (3) können (2)                        will       (1)
    that John swim                    can                     wants
    `that John wants to be able to swim'
Example #2:

    c.      dass Hans schwimmen (4) können (3)                        müssen (2) wird (1)
    that John swim                      can                   must       will
    `that John will have to be able to swim'
Example #3:

    (7)   a.     weil    er       es     hat                          kaufen           wollen
    since he         it     has                          buy              want-IPP
    `since he (has) wanted to buy it'
Example #4:

    c.     weil    er       es     gewollt                            hat
    since he         it     want-PART                          has
    `since he (has) wanted it'
Example #5:

    `John (*has) lost his key, but thank goodness found it again.'
Example #6:

    b.     Wir sind gestern     seit genau dreißig Jahren verheiratet gewesen
    We are yesterday since exactly 30 years         married    been
    `Yesterday, we had been married for exactly thirty years.'
Example #7:

    c.      Ich habe ihn gestern seit 4 Uhr         (??dreimal) anrufen wollen
    I    have him yesterday since 4am (3-times)         call    want
    `Since 4am, I have wanted three times to call him'
Example #8:

    (15) a.         weil    er     ihn      hat               lesen           sehen                1-3-2
    since he       him      has               read            see-INF
    `since he has seen him read'