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Yoshihisa Kitagawa, Dorian Roehrs & Satoshi Tomioka (2004). Multiple Wh-interpretations.

URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~ykling/KitagawaEtal2004GLOW.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2062&langcode=jpn (2022-01-20).


Example #1:

    itii-simee-siyooto-siteiru -to] kangaeteiru-k a] risuto-ni-site-mimasyoo
    intend.to.select.as.No.1-that think-COMPWH make.a.list- let.us
    promising p lay er as No. 1 draf t pick.'
Example #2:

    make.a.list- let.us
    know if it will select which promising play er as No. 1 draf t p ick.'
Example #3:

    know if it will select which promising play er as No. 1 draf t p ick?'
Example #4:

    (15) a. Dono-kyuudan-ga      dono-sensyu-o    itii-simee- simasuka?
    Which.b all.club-NOM which-player-ACC select-as-#1-COMPWH
    'Which ball club w ill select which player as its No.1 draft pick?'
Example #5:

    sukuranburingu-ni-tuite kenkyuu-site- imasu-ka?
    Scramb ling-dat-about research-do-prog-COMPW             H
    his team) is working on scramb ling?'
Example #6:

    (28) a. Dare-ga kinoo     nani-o                      katta-no?
    who-NOM yesterday what-ACC                    bought-COMPWH
    'Who bought what y esterday ?'