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Yuko Otsuka (2000). Chapter 10.

URL: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~yotsuka/pubs/Ch10.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4068&langcode=isl (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    Strákana   langađi til [ađ PRO komast allir í veisluna].
    the boys(ACC) wanted for to get all(NOM.pl.m) to the party
    "The boys all wanted to get to the party."
Example #2:

    b. María lofađi ađ PRO lesa alltaf bókina.
    Mary promised to read (inf) always the book
    "Mary promised always to read the book."
Example #3:

    a. Strákunum leiddist [ađ PRO verđa kosnir í stjórnina].
    the boys(DAT) bored (dflt) to be elected (NOM) to the board
    "The boys were annoyed by being elected to the board."
Example #4:

    a. Strákanir vonast til [ađ PRO komast allir í skóla].
    the boys(NOM) hope for to get all(NOM) to school
    "The boys all hope to get to school."
Example #5:

    b. Strákanir vonast til [ađ PRO vanta ekki alla í skólann].
    the boys(NOM) hope for to lack not all(ACC) in school
    "The boys all hope not to be absent from school."