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Dieter Wunderlich (2002). Argument hierarchy and other factors determining argument realization.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/arghierarchy.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 99&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    a. Sie erküßte sich             den Partypreis.
    she er-kissed herself.DAT the.ACC party prize
    `She won the party prize through her kissing (people).'
Example #2:

    b. Sie küßte        sich        einen Schnupfen an.
    she kissed herself.DAT a.ACC cold                at
    `She got a cold through her kissing (people).'
Example #3:

    (21) Markus stellte den Keller (mit Möbeln) voll.
    Markus put the cellar (with furniture) full
    `Markus put (so many things into the cellar) that (as a result) the cellar got f
Example #4:

    (23) Er sang die Freundin mit Arien an.
    he sang the girlfriend with arias at
    `He sang arias to his girlfriend'
Example #5:

    (36) a. Ihn      ekelte        es        (vor Spinnen).
    he.ACC disgusted it.NOM (at spiders)
    `He was disgusted (at spiders).'
Example #6:

    (37) a. Er       ekelte       sich       (vor Spinnen).
    he.NOM disgusted himself (at spiders)
    `He was disgusted (at spiders).'