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Richards, Norvin Subjacency Forever

URL: http://minimalism.linguistics.arizona.edu/AMSA/PDF/AMSA-25-0900.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 66&langcode=jpn (2018-06-18).

 

Example #1:

    siritagatte-iru no?
    know-want       Q
    `What does John want to know whether Mary bought?
Example #2:

    dare-ni tazuneta no?
    who DAT asked Q
    `Who did John ask whether Mary bought what?'
Example #3:

    siritagatte-iru no?
    know-want      Q
    `What does John want to know whether Mary bought?
Example #4:

    18.   a. ?*Soitui-no      hahaoya-ga       darei-o      aisiteiru no?
    guy GEN mother NOM who ACC                   loves   Q
    `Who does his mother love?'
Example #5:

    26.   a. John -ga      nani -o     naze katta no?
    John NOM what ACC why bought Q
    `What did John buy why?'
Example #6:

    27.   a. Mary -ga      [John -ga     nani -o   naze katta     to] omotteiru no?
    Mary NOM John NOM what ACC why bought that               thinks Q
    `What did Mary think John bought why?'
Example #7:

    33. ?*Soitui-no hahaoya-ga          darei-o   aisiteru no?
    guy    GEN mother NOM who ACC           love   Q
    `Who does his mother love?'
Example #8:

    35.    a. Dareka-ga            daremo-o            aisiteru
    someone-NOM everyone-ACC loves
    `Someone loves everyone'
Example #9:

    b. Daremoi-o            dareka-ga ti         aisiteru
    everyone-ACC someone-NOM loves
    `Someone loves everyone'
Example #10:

    b. Dareka    -ga       daremo    -o     semeta
    someone-NOM everyone-ACC criticized
    `Someone criticized everyone'
Example #11:

    b. *Daremo -ga         nani -o    kaimasita ka?
    everyone NOM what ACC             bought Q
    `What did everyone buy?'
Example #12:

    39. ?*Soitui-no hahaoya-ga        darei-o   aisiteru no?
    guy   GEN mother NOM who ACC          love    Q
    `Who does his mother love?'
Example #13:

    41.   a. Taroo -ga     nani -o    naze katta no?
    Taroo NOM what ACC why bought Q
    `Why did Taroo buy what?'
Example #14:

    b. ?Taroo -ga    naze nani -o       katta no?
    Taroo NOM why what ACC bought Q
    `What did Taroo buy why?'
Example #15:

    itta   to] omotteiru no?
    said that     thinks     Q
    `Who does John think that Bill told that Mary ate what?'
Example #16:

    44.    a. John -ga     [dare -ga       nani -o     katta     to] omotteiru no?
    John NOM who NOM what ACC bought that                     thinks   Q
    `Who does John think bought what?'