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Anastasia Giannakidou (2004). How much can we weaken downward entailment?.

URL: http://semanticsarchive.net/Archive/DRkMTNhY/strawsonDE.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2780&langcode=ell (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    (26)    a       * Ekplisome        pu exi {opjondhipote/kanenan} filo.
    be-surprised.1sg that has     FC     /   NPI        friend
    `I'm surprised she has any friends.'
Example #2:

    b       *Xerome pu exi         {opjondhipote/kanenan} filo.
    be-glad.1sg that has FC        /       NPI   friend
    `*I'm glad she has any friends.'
Example #3:

    (33) I Ariadne epemine na afiso {opjondhipote/kanenan} na perasi mesa.
    the Ariadne insisted.3sg SUBJ let.1sg FCI/ NPI-person subj come.3sg in
    `Ariadne insisted that I allow anyone in.'
Example #4:

    (34)   a      * O Pavlos pistevi      oti      akuse {kanenan/opjondhipote} thorivo.
    the Paul believe.3sg that .IND heard.3sg NPI /     FCI             noise
    * Paul believes that he heard any noise.
Example #5:

    b      * Onireftike oti         agorasa     {kanena/opjodhipote} aftokinito
    dreamt.3sg that .ind bought.1sg NPI /        FCI          car
    * He dreamt that I bought any car.