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James H. Yoon (2004). The Independence of Grammatical Case from Interpretive Factors.

URL: http://www.linguistics.uiuc.edu/jyoon/Papers/LSK-2004-proc.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3852&langcode=jpn (2022-01-26).


Example #1:

    (ix)   a. Yamada-san-ga okusan-ga        bizin da
    Y-mr-nom         wife-nom      beauty cop
    `Mr. Yamada's wife is beautiful.'
Example #2:

    b. [t okusan-ga     bizin     na]     Yamada-san
    wife-nom      beauty    rel     Y-mr
    `Mr. Yamada, whose wife is beautiful'
Example #3:

    c. *[Yamada-san-ga      t bizin na]      okusan
    Y-mr-nom              beauty rel    wife
    `The wife, which Mr. Yamada has a beautiful one'
Example #4:

    b . [t       kono kisetu       kookuu-ryookin-ga           yasui]   toonan   ajia
    this season       airfare-nom                 cheap    SE       Asia
    `SE Asia, airfare to which is cheap this season'
Example #5:

    c. *[Toonan ajia-e-ga          t kono kisetu           yasui]       kokuu-ryookin
    SE         Asia-to-nom        this season        cheap        airfare
    `Airfare, which is cheap when going to SE Asia'