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Thomas Bader (1995). The Analysis of Passive and Raising Constructions in Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar and Arc Pa.

URL: http://www.iswcms.unibe.ch/lenya/isw/live/forschung/dissertation/tb_diss.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4021&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    125.    Das Bierfass wurde von Heinrich angestochen
    the beer-barrel became from H. tapped
    "The beer-barrel was tapped by Heinrich."
Example #2:

    131.     hier wird hart gearbeitet
    here becomes worked
    "People work hard here."
Example #3:

    132.     *hier wird verschiedene Analysen des Passivs diskutiert
    here becomes various analyses of-the passive discussed
    "Various analyses of the passive are discussed here."
Example #4:

    148.     Bedürftigen Schnabeltieren muss geholfen werden
    needy        platypuses(D) must helped be
    "Platypuses in need must be helped."
Example #5:

    149.     *Die Schnabeltiere hoffen, von der Regierung geholfen zu werden
    the platypuses     hope by the government helped to be
    "The platypuses hope to be helped by the Government
Example #6:

    176.     Es wird hier kleinen Kindern kein Schnaps verkauft
    it gets here little-Dat children-Dat no schnaps sold
    "Spirits are not sold to little children here."