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Lilja Øvrelid (2004). Disambiguation of syntactic functions in Norwegian.

URL: http://www.ling.helsinki.fi/kielitiede/20scl/Ovrelid.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2657&langcode=nob (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (1)     a. Jenta     skrev brevet
    girl-DEF wrote letter-DEF
    `The girl wrote the letter'
Example #2:

    b. Brevet      skrev jenta
    letter-DEF wrote girl-DEF
    `The letter, the girl wrote'
Example #3:

Example #4:

    b. Dette gjelder i tillegg de           som håndterer ..
    this concerns in addition they-N O M who handle ..
    `This also concerns those who handle..'
Example #5:

    (1 )   a. Jenta    har skrevet brevet
    girl-DEF has written letter-DEF
    `The girl has written the letter'
Example #6:

    b. Brevet     har jenta    skrevet
    letter-DEF has girl-DEF written
    `The letter, the girl has written'
Example #7:

    (3)    a. Knut Wickstrøm solgte huset      på Seiersbjerget
    Knut Wickstrøm sold house-D E F on Seiersbjerget
    `Knut Wickstrøm sold the house on Seiersbjerget'
Example #8:

    b. Boten på 2000 kroner betalte han uten           å kny
    fine-D E F of 2000 crowns he-N O M paid without to cry
    `The fine of 2000 crowns, he paid without complaining'
Example #9:

    (4)    a. Spørsmålet plager Espen
    question-D E F bothers Espen
    `The question bothers Espen'
Example #10:

    b. Den nye ordningen         rammer brukerne
    the new arrangement-D E F affects users-D E       F
    `The new arrangement affects the users'
Example #11:

    (5) En    nabo       oppdaget innbruddstyven
    a     neighbour discovered burglar-D E F
    `A   neighbour discovered the burglar'
Example #12:

    (6) En    grend uten    skole mister sitt sosiale senter
    a     town without school loses its social center
    `A   town without a school loses its social center'
Example #13:

    (7)     a. ?? Espen plager spørsmålet
    Espen bothers question-D E F
    `Espen, the question bothers'
Example #14:

    b. ?? Brukerne rammer den nye ordningen
    users-D E F affects the new arrangement-          DEF
    `The users, the new arrangement affects'
Example #15:

    (8) Meg plager spørsmålet veldig
    me bothers question-D E F very
    `Me, the question bothers very much'
Example #16:

    (9)   a. Det lovet    Leif
    It promised Leif
    `Leif promised it'
Example #17:

    b. Dette sier en skuffet      Miss Norway
    this says a disappointed Miss Norway
    `This is what a disappointed Miss Norway says'
Example #18:

    (10)   a. Gro møtte PLO-lederen
    Gro met PLO-leader-D E F
    `Gro met the leader of PLO'
Example #19:

    b. Alle vognene     på Marina har slike hjul
    all wagons-D E F on Marina have such wheels
    `All the wagons on Marina have wheels like that'
Example #20:

    (15) I dag skrev jenta       brevet
    To day wrote girl-DEF letter-DEF
    `Today, the girl wrote the letter'