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URL: http://www.forl.unt.edu/~roehrs/entire%20diss.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4034&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (21)     [ Hemden ] hat er immer nur [ diese ] getragen.                             (German)
    shirts       has he always only these worn
    `He always wore only these shirts.'
Example #2:

    (42)   a.      der                    gute            Wein
    the(   NOM.STRONG)     good(   WEAK)   wine(M)
    'the good wine'
Example #3:

    c.      ein          guter                 Wein
    a(   WEAK)   good(   NOM.STRONG)   wine(M)
    'a good wine'
Example #4:

    (14) * aus harten         Holze
    from hard(WEAK) wood(       N.DAT)
    `made of hard wood'
Example #5:

    (15)     a.       d-es                 Barock
    the(   GEN.STRONG)   baroque (     M/N)
    `the baroque'
Example #6:

    b.      [DP deri+D [AgrP gute [artP deri [NP Wein ]]]]
    `the good wine'
Example #7:

    b.      [DP einemi+D [AgrP guten [artP einemi [NP Wein ]]]]
    DAT.STRONG             WEAK
    `a good wine'
Example #8:

    b.      das [ immer noch zu lesend-e ] Buch
    the ever still to reading         book
    `the book still to be read'
Example #9:

    (i)      a.         Orchester ohne [ dies-en / eigen-en Dirigent-en ]
    orchestra without this       / own    conductor
    `orchestra without this / its own conductor'
Example #10:

    b. *       Orchester ohne [ dies-en / eigen-en Dirigent ]
    orchestra without this       / own    conductor
    `orchestra without this / its own conductor'
Example #11:

    c. *       Orchester ohne [ Dirigent-en ]
    orchestra without conductor
    `orchestra without conductor'
Example #12:

    d.         Orchester ohne [ Dirigent ]
    orchestra without conductor
    `orchestra without conductor'
Example #13:

    (i)       Ich habe kein Buch gekauft.
    I have no book bought
    'I bought no book/I did not buy a book.'
Example #14:

    (ii)      Ich habe nicht ein BUCH gekauft, sondern ein HEFT.
    I have not a book bought but                  a booklet
    'I did not buy a book but a booklet.'
Example #15:

    (32)     a.       Peter sein EINER Sohn
    Peter his one          son
    `Peter's one son'
Example #16:

    (i)      der eine oder andere Mann
    the one or other man
    `some men'
Example #17:

    (38)   Einen Wagen hat er sich noch keinen leisten können.
    a      car     has he refl yet none afford could
    (As for cars, he has not been able to afford one yet)
Example #18:

    Tatbestandes lieber gewesen
    president     dearer been
Example #19:

    (18)   a.      Er erinnerte     sich deiner.
    he remembered refl you(    GEN)
    `He remembered you.'
Example #20:

    b.       Er erinnerte        sich deiner Gans
    he remembered refl you(r) goose(           GEN)
    3. `He remembered your goose.'
Example #21:

    (30)   a.       Mein armer Lehrer ärgert      sich.
    my     poor teacher is-angry refl.3.sg
    `My poor teacher is angry.'
Example #22:

    b.       Ich armer Lehrer ärgere       mich.
    I    poor teacher am-angry refl.1.sg
    `I poor teacher am angry.'