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Wunderlich, Dieter and Renate Lakämper On the interaction of structural and semantic case

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

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 108&langcode=qub (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    (43)       Maria-kta     wawi-kaq-ta       alma-chi-lqa.
    Maria-ACC child-DEF-ACC wash-CAUS-PAST
    `(S)he had Maria wash the child'
Example #2:

    (45) a. Wamla-kaq-ta           yaku-kta     qu-y.
    woman-DEF-ACC water-ACC give-IMP
    `Give water to the woman!'
Example #3:

    b. Wamla-kaq-ta        yaku-kta     apa-chi-lqa.
    woman- DEF-ACC water-ACC bring-CAUS-PAST
    `She/he had the woman bring water'
Example #4:

    b. yaqa-piqta illay-ta      maña-ku-(*ma)-lqa.
    I-SOURCE      money-ACC borrow-REFL-(*1OBJ)-PAST
    `She/he has borrowed money from me'
Example #5:

    (48)      Wamla-kaq-wan        allqu-kaq-ta kani-chi-lqa.
    woman-DEF-INSTR dog-DEF-ACC bite-CAUS-PAST
    `(S)he let the woman bite the dog'
Example #6:

    (52)    a. (yaqa-kta)   walmi-kaq-ta   ñaqcha-chi-ma-n.
    1sg-ACC     woman-DEF-ACC comb-CAUS-1obj-3
    `(s)he makes me comb the woman' (* `(s)he makes the woman comb me')
Example #7:

    (57)         Mama-a (yaqa-kta)         Mariya-kta     qu-ma-lqa.
    mother-1 I-ACC            Maria-ACC      give-1obj-PAST
    `My mother gave me to    Maria'
Example #8:

    (59)   a libru-kaq-ta      qam-ta qu-pu-ma-lqa.
    book-DEF-ACC you-ACC give-BEN-1OBJ-PAST
    `(S)he gave you the book for me'
Example #9:

    b. (yaqa-paq) tanta-kta        lanti-pu-ma-nki.
    I-BEN        bread-ACC     buy-BEN-1OBJ-2
    `You will buy bread for me'