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Cem Bozsahin (2004). On the Turkish Controllee.

URL: http://www.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~bozsahin/ictl04-paper.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2864&langcode=tur (2021-09-19).

 

Example #1:

    b. [ 0 Burada dur-mak ] tehlikeli
    here-LOC stop-INF dangerous
    `It is dangerous to stop here.' (Erguvanli-Taylan, 1990, ex.5)
Example #2:

    b. *Beni [ _i bisiklet-i tamir et-me-m ]-i                becer-di-m
    I      bicycle-ACC fixing do-INF-POSS.1SG-ACC manage-PAST-1SG
    Intended reading: `I managed to fix the bike.' [rejected by all informants]
Example #3:

    b. Angutem tangrr-aa       arnaq
    man-ERG see-IND.3SG.3SG woman-ABS
    `The man sees the woman.'
Example #4:

    e. Köpek [ sev-il-mek ] ist-iyor
    Dog pet-PASS-INF want-PROG
    `The dog wants to be petted.'
Example #5:

    (16) a. Ben [ kitap taraf-in/*im/-dan            oku-n-mak ] ist-iyor-um
    child book by-POSS.3SG/*.1SG-ABL read-PASS-INF want-PROG
    for `I want to be read by the book.'
Example #6:

    (19) a. Çocuk [ adam-a kitab-i       oku-t-mak ]     ist-iyor
    child man-DAT book-ACC read-CAUS-INF want-PROG
    `The child wants to have the man read the book.'
Example #7:

    b. Çocuk [ kitab-i    oku-t-mak ]     ist-iyor
    child book-ACC read-CAUS-INF want-PROG
    `The childi wants to have someone j/i read the book.'
Example #8:

    c. Çocuk [ uyu-t-mak ]      ist-iyor
    child sleep-CAUS-INF want-PROG
    `The childi wants to have someone j/i sleep.'
Example #9:

    (20) Çocuki [ [ _i/ j adam-ak [ _k/i/ j kitab-i   oku ] ]-t-mak ] ist-iyor
    child            man-DAT           book-ACC read-CAUS-INF want-PROG
    `The child wants to have the man read the book.'
Example #10:

    (22) a. Polis-ler gösterici-ler-i            [ var-mag-a ] zorla-di
    Police-PLU demonstrator-PLU-ACC arrive-INF-DAT force-PAST
    `The police forced the demonstrators to arrive.'