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Arnim von Stechow (2003). Feature Deletion under Semantic Binding.

URL: http://vivaldi.sfs.nphil.uni-tuebingen.de/~arnim10/Aufsaetze/vonstech.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1826&langcode=ewe (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (19)   a.  kofi       be      ye~-dzo                 [Ewe, (Clements, 1975)]
    Kofi say LOG-leave
    Translation: Kofi said he had left.
Example #2:

    b. kofi be e-dzo
    Kofi say he/she left
    Translation: Kofi said he/she had left.
Example #3:

    b. ama o Nku nyOnuvi          hi    dze      e      gbO     dyi
    ama set eye girl           WH stay pro           side    on
    `Ama remembered the girl who (had) stayed with her'
Example #4:

    Translation: Ama said she remembered the girl who (had) stayed with her.