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Byong-Rae Ryu (2005). On the Inferences of the Dimensional Terms in Korean.

URL: http://ling.cnu.ac.kr/~ryu/cgi-bin/_papers/2005/dimension-inference-handout4.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3819&langcode=kor (2019-04-22).

 

Example #1:

    (3)   a. ku cangtay-nun      nophi-ka     10m i-ta.
    that pole-top       height-nom   10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m    high.'
Example #2:

    b. ku cangtay-nun      kili-ka      10m i-ta.
    that pole-top       length-nom   10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m    long.'
Example #3:

    (4)   a. ku sekthap-un          nophi-ka        10m i-ta.
    that stone pagoda-top height-nom       10m be-decl
    `That tower is 10m high.'
Example #4:

    b. *ku sekthap-un         kili-ka         10m i-ta.
    that stone pagoda-top length-nom       10m be-decl
    `*That tower is 10m long.'
Example #5:

    (7)   a. ku yangtongi-nun nophi-ka         30cm i-ta.
    that bucket-top    height-nom     30cm be-decl
    `That bucket is 30cm high.'
Example #6:

    b. ku yangtongi-nun kiphi-ka         30cm i-ta.
    that bucket-top    depth-nom      30cm be-decl
    `That bucket is 30cm deep.'
Example #7:

    (8)   a. ku chayksang-un kiphi-ka         1m i-ta.
    that desk-top     depth-nom      1m be-decl
    `That desk is 1m deep.'
Example #8:

    b. ku chayksang-un nophi-ka          1m i-ta.
    that desk-top     height-nom      1m be-decl
    `That desk is 1m high.'
Example #9:

    twukkey-ka     3cm i-ta.
    thickness-nom 3cm be-decl
    `That board is 3m long, 30cm wide, and 3cm thick.'
Example #10:

    (12)    a. ku wumwul-un kiph-ta.
    that well-top     deep-decl
    `That well is deep.' = [length     +directional   downward     +]
Example #11:

    b. chencang-ey na-n        kwumeng-i kiph-ta.
    ceiling-at   make-rel hole-nom deep-decl
    `The hole on the ceiling is deep.' = [length    +directional   downward   +]
Example #12:

    c. pyek-ey na-n        kwumeng-i kiph-ta.
    wall-at make-rel hole-nom deep-decl
    `The hole on the wall is deep.' = [length    +directional    downward   +]
Example #13:

    (13)   a. ku sen-un kili-ka          1m i-ta.
    that line-top length-nom 1m be-decl
    `That line is 1m long.'
Example #14:

    b. ku ciksakakhyeng-uy swupyeng pyen-un kili-ka           5cm i-ta.
    that rectangle-gen      horizontal line-top length-nom 5cm be-decl
    `The horizontal line of that rectangle is 5cm long.'
Example #15:

    c. ku thenel-un kili-ka          10m i-ta.
    that tunnel-top length-nom 10m be-decl
    `That tunnel is 10m long.'
Example #16:

    b. ku ciksakakhyeng-un nophi-ka        4cm i-ta.
    that rectangle-top      height-nom 4cm be-decl
    `That rectangle is 4cm high.'
Example #17:

    c. ku tongkwul-un nophi-ka        2m i-ta.
    that cave-top      height-nom 2m be-decl
    `That cave is 2m high.'
Example #18:

    b. ku ciksakakhyeng-un kalo-ka               5cm i-ta.
    that rectangle-top      side-to-side-nom 5cm be-decl
    `That rectangle is 5cm side-to-side.'
Example #19:

    c. ku nelppanci-un kalo-ka               10m i-ta.
    that board-top side-to-side-nom 10m be-decl
    `That board is 10m side-to-side.'
Example #20:

    c. ku tongkwul-un kiphi-ka      10m i-ta.
    that cave-top     depth-nom 10m be-decl
    `That cave is 10m deep.'
Example #21:

    (18) ku cangtay-nun nophi-ka     10m i-ta.
    that pole-top    height-nom 10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m high.'
Example #22:

    ku cangtay-nun kili-ka    10m i-ta.
    that pole-top  length-nom 10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m long.'
Example #23:

    a. ku cangtae-nun       nophi-ka     10m i-ta.
    that pole-top        height-nom   10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m     high.'
Example #24:

    b. ku cangtae-nun       kili-ka      10m i-ta.
    that pole-top        length-nom   10m be-decl
    `That pole is 10m     long.'
Example #25:

    (26)   a. ku sekthap-un          nophi-ka     10m i-ta.
    that stone pagoda-top height-nom    10m be-decl
    `That tower is 10m high.'
Example #26:

    b. *ku sekthap-un         kili-ka      10m i-ta.
    that stone pagoda-top length-nom    10m be-decl
    `*That tower is 10m long.'
Example #27:

    a. ku chayksang-un kiphi-ka       1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      depth-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 1m deep.'
Example #28:

    b. ku chayksang-un nepi-ka        1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      width-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 1m wide.'
Example #29:

    c. ku chayksang-un nophi-ka        1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      height-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 1m high.'
Example #30:

    twukkey-ka     3cm i-ta.
    thickness-nom 3cm be-decl
    `The board is 2m wide, 30cm deep, and 3cm thick.'
Example #31:

    twukkey-ka     3cm i-ta.
    thickness-nom 3cm be-decl
    `The board is 2m long, 30cm wide, and 3cm thick.'
Example #32:

    a. ku kewul-nun phok-i        2m i-ko      nophi-ka   3cm i-ta.
    that mirror-top width-nom 2m be-conj    height-nom 1m be-decl
    `The mirror is 2m wide and 1m high.'
Example #33:

    b. ku kewul-nun kili-ka        2m i-ko     phok-i    1m i-ta.
    that mirror-top length-nom 2m be-conj   width-nom 1m be-decl
    `The mirror is 2m long and 1m wide.'
Example #34:

    (33)     a. ku pyek-un nophi-ka        3m i-ta.
    that wall-top height-nom   3m be-decl
    `That wall is 3m high.'
Example #35:

    b. ku pyek-un kili-ka         3m i-ta.
    that wall-top length-nom   3m be-decl
    `That wall is 3m long.'
Example #36:

    (35)     a. ku yangtongi-nun nophi-ka        40cm i-ta.
    that bucket-top    height-nom    40cm be-decl
    `That bucket is 40cm high.'
Example #37:

    b. ku yangtongi-nun kiphi-ka       40cm i-ta.
    that bucket-top    depth-nom    40cm be-decl
    `That bucket is 40cm deep.'
Example #38:

    (42)     a. ku chayksang-un nepi-ka         2m i-ko       kiphi-ka  1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      width-nom    2m be-conj    depth-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 2m wide and 1m    deep.'
Example #39:

    b. ku chayksang-un kili-ka          2m i-ko      phok-i    1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      length-nom    2m be-conj   width-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 2m long and 1m    wide.'
Example #40:

    c. ku chayksang-un phok-i          2m i-ko       kiphi-i   1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      width-nom    2m be-conj    depth-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 2m wide and 1m    deep.'
Example #41:

    d. ku chayksang-un kalo-ka        2m i-ko      seylo-ka    1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      width-nom 2m be-conj depth-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 2m side-to-side and 1m front-to-back.'
Example #42:

    e. ku chayksang-un kalo-ka              2m i-ko      kiphi-i     1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      side-to-side-nom 2m be-conj depth-nom 1m be-decl
    `That desk is 2m wide and 1m deep.'
Example #43:

    f. *ku chayksang-un phok-i        2m i-ko      kalo-ka           1m i-ta.
    that desk-top      width-nom 2m be-conj side-to-side-nom 1m be-decl
    `*That desk is 2m wide and 1m side-to-side.'