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Bohnemeyer, Jürgen (2000). Time Reference Across Languages.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/lotboh4.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 498&langcode=tur (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (47) a. John hasta.
    TUR     John sick
    `John is sick.'
Example #2:

    b. John hasta-ydõ.
    John   sick-PAST
    `John was sick.' (Yavas 1980: 9)
Example #3:

    (48) a. John evlen-ms.
    TUR     John marry-INEVID
    I have no reason to doubt it).'
Example #4:

    b. John hasta-yms.
    John   sick-INEVID
    reason to doubt it).'
Example #5:

    c. John çalõ-õyor-mu.
    John   work-PROG-INEVID
    no reason to doubt it).'
Example #6:

    d. John Türkiye-ye gid-ecek-mi.
    John   Turkey-DAT go-PRES-INEVID
    I have no reason to doubt it).' (Yavas 1980: 41-42)
Example #7:

    (49) a. Bala-yacak.
    TUR     begin-PRES
    `(s)he will begin.'
Example #8:

    b. John imdi kütüphane-de ol-acak.
    John   now    library-LOC       be-PRES
    `John will be at the library now.'
Example #9:

    ki        yüz-ü      gül-üyor.
    COMPL     face-pass smile-PROG
    `John must have passed yesterday's exam, that is why he looks happy.' (Yavas 198
Example #10:

    (50) a. ki kere iki dört ed-er.
    TUR     twotimes twofour make-AOR
    `Two times tow makes four.' (Yavas 1980: 98)
Example #11:

    b. Baba-m              i-e            otobüs ile      gid-iyor.
    father-POSS.1.SG     work-DAT bus          with   go-PROG
    `My father is going to work by bus.'
Example #12:

    c. Baba-m              i-e            otobüs ile      gid-er.
    father-POSS.1.SG     work-DAT bus          with   go-AOR
    `My father goes to work by bus (e.g. every morning).' (Yavas 1980: 99)
Example #13:

    ama bir kere bile öksür-me-di-m
    but            time   even   cough-NEG-PAST-1.SG
    `I have smoked for two years (now), but I haven't coughed even once.' (Yavas 198
Example #14:

    (51) a. San-a borç para ver-ece-im.
    TUR     you-DAT loan money give-PRES-1.SG
    `I'm going to give you money (e.g. as agreed/planned).'
Example #15:

    b. San-a          borç para ver-ir-im.
    you-DAT loan          money give-AOR-1.SG
    `I'll give you money (I'm willing to do so).'
Example #16:

    c. Ben bu            sõnav-dan geç-er-im.
    I       this      exam-ABL      pass-AOR-1.SG
    `I will pass this exam.'