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Bergeton, Uffe (2004). The Independence of Binding and Intensification, Chapter 2: Intensification.

URL: http://www-scf.usc.edu/~bergeton/D_CH2_May12.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 964&langcode=fra (2018-12-15).

 

Example #1:

    b.      Même le concierge a prononcé un discours.                               (focus particle)
    even the janitor has pronounced a discourse
    `Even the janitor has delivered a speech.'
Example #2:

    a.      Le roi (lui-)même a prononcé le discours.      (adnominal intensifier)
    the king him self has pronounced the discourse
    `The king him-self has delivered the speech.'
Example #3:

    b.      Même le concierge a prononcé le discours.      (additive focusing particle)
    even the janitor has pronounced the discourse
    `Even the janitor has delivered a speech.'