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Elizabeth Cowper (2002). Finiteness.

URL: http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~cowper/Cowper.finiteness.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1682&langcode=tur (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    b.   Ahmet [biz-i viski-yi            iç-ti]      san-iyor
    Ahmet we-acc whiskey-acc drink-past believe-pres
    `Ahmet believes us to have drunk the whiskey.'
Example #2:

    40) a.    (ben) [kiz-im-in           viski-yi       iç-me-sin]-e    razi ol-du-m
    I    daughter-my-gen whiskey-acc drink-ger-3sg-dat consent-past-1sg
    `I consented to my daughter's drinking the whiskey.'
Example #3:

    b.   (ben) [viski-yi         iç-meg-]e         razi ol-du-m
    I      whiskey-acc drink-ger-dat consent-past-1sg
    `I consented to drink the whiskey.'
Example #4:

    43) a.    Çocuk-lar-in viski-yi        iç-me-sin      gör-ül-ecek bir manzara degil.
    child-pl-gen whiskey-acc drink-ger-3pl see-psv-ger one sight            is-not
    `The children drinking the whiskey is not a sight to be seen.'