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Kirsten Gengel (2006). Object shift and Pseudogapping in the Scandinavian languages.

URL: http://sole.leidenuniv.nl/content_docs/ConsoleXIV2005pdfs/Drafts_for_reviewing/console-xiv-kgengel.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4029&langcode=nob (2019-05-21).

 

Example #1:

    a. Peter kan vente lenger på Mari enn Paul kan _ på Kari.
    Peter can wait longer for Mari than Paul can for Kari.
    `Peter can wait longer for Mari than Paul can for Kari.'
Example #2:

    b. Peter vil vente lenger på Mari enn Paul vil _ på Kari.
    Peter will wait longer for Mari than Paul will for Kari.
    Peter will wait longer for Mari than Paul will for Kari.'
Example #3:

    c. Peter skal lese flere bøker for Mari enn Paul skal _ for Kari.
    Peter shall read more books for Mari than Paul shall for Kari.
    `Peter shall read more books for Mari than Paul shall for Kari.'
Example #4:

    d. Per har lest flere bøker for Kari enn Paul har _ for Mari.
    Per has read more books for Kari than Paul has for Mari.
    `Per has read more books for Kari than Paul has for Mari.'
Example #5:

    e. Per vil             leke lenger med Mari enn Paul vil _ med Kari.
    Per will(wants to) play longer with Mari than Paul will with Kari.
    `Per will play longer with Mari than Paul will with Kari.'
Example #6:

    a. *Mary vil gi Susan mange penger og Paul [vil _ Jane en bok].
    Mary will give Susan much money and Paul *will Jane a book.
    `Mary will give Susan much money, and Paul will Jane a book.'
Example #7:

    b. *Mary vil gi mange penger til Susan og Paul [vil _ en bok til Jane].
    Mary will give much money to Susan and Paul will a book to Jane.
    `Mary will give much money to Susan, and Paul will a book to Jane.'
Example #8:

    c. Mary vil gi mange penger til Susan og Paul vil _ til Jane.
    Mary will give much money to Susan and Paul will to Jane.
    `Mary will give much money to Susan, and Paul will to Jane.'4