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Folli, Raffaella and Heidi Harley (2003). On obligatory obligation: the composition of Italian causatives.

URL: http://linguistics.arizona.edu/~hharley/PDFs/HarleyFolliCausatives2003.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 51&langcode=fra (2018-10-21).

 

Example #1:

    (1)   a.       Sa famille a cassé la croûte.
    His family has broken the crust.
    "His family had a snack".
Example #2:

    b.       Son fils fera la malade.
    His son made the patient.
    "His son will play sick"
Example #3:

    (2)     a.      Il fera faire la malade à son fils.
    He will make make the patient to his son.
    "He will have his son play sick."
Example #4:

    b.      Il   a    fait    cassé     la    croûte                à        sa   famille.
    He had made break the crust                                 to    his family.
    "He had his family have a snack."
Example #5:

    (3)     a.      #Il fera faire la malade par son fils.
    He will make make the patient by his son.
    "He will have his son play sick."
Example #6:

    b.      #Il a fait cassé la croûte par                                   sa famille.
    He had made break the crust by                                   his family.
    "He had his family have a snack."
Example #7:

    (4)     a.      Elle fera lever la main à Jean.
    She will make raise the hand to John.
    She will have John raise his hand.
Example #8:

    b.      #Elle fera lever la main par Jean.
    She will make raise the hand by John.
    She will have John raise his hand1.
Example #9:

    (5)     a.      Marie fera boire cette eau par son chien.
    Marie will make drink this water by her dog.
    "Maria will have this water drunk by her dog."
Example #10:

    b.      Marie fera boire cette eau à son chien.
    Marie will make drink this water to her dog.
    "Maria will have her dog drink this water."