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Richards, Norvin (2000). Another Look at Tagalog Subjects.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/norvin/www/papers/tagalogsubjects.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-01-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1724&langcode=isl (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    b. (a) ekki         ég ekki
    that recognize I not
    `I don't recognize that'
Example #2:

    c. Núna ekki *(ég) *(a) ekki
    now recognize I that not
    `Now I don't recognize that'
Example #3:

    14. Diskana         vćr hann
    dishes-the washes he
    `He's washing the dishes'
Example #4:

    26. a. Ég harma a a skuli enginn hafa lesi essa bók
    I regret that it should nobody have read this book
    'I regret that nobody should have read this book'
Example #5:

    b. *Ég harma a a skuli Maria hafa lesi essa bók
    I regret that it should Maria have read this book
    'I regret that Mary should have read this book'
Example #6:

    27. Jón telur a Harald hafi María kysst í gćr
    John believes that Harald-ACC has Mary-NOM kissed yesterday
    `John believes that Harald, Mary kissed yesterday'
Example #7:

    30. a. *Foreldrar hans kenna sérhverjum strák a keyra
    parents his teach every           boy to drive
    `Hisi parents teach every boyi how to drive'
Example #8:

    b. ?Sérhverjum strák kenna foreldrar hans a keyra
    every        boy teach parents his to drive
    `Every boyi, hisi parents teach how to drive'