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Bart Geurts (2002). Specific indefinites , presupposition, and scope.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/24.954/www/files/geurts.specifics.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 89&langcode=ike (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (18 ) a. Angunguaq tikip-p-u-q.
    A.Abs arrive-Ind-Intr-3sg
    `Angunguaq arrived.'
Example #2:

    b. Angunguaq aalisakka-mik neri-v-u-q.
    A.Abs fish-Inst.sg eat-Ind-Intr-3sg
    `Angunguaq ate fish.'
Example #3:

    c. Arnajaraq aalisaga-si.nngi-l-a-q.
    A.Abs fish-buy-Neg-Ind-Intr-3sg
    `It is not the case that Arnajaraq bought {a / more than one} fish.'
Example #4:

    d. Angunguu aalisagaq neri-v-a-a.
    A.Erg fish-Abs eat-Ind-Tr-3sg.3sg
    `Angunguaq ate the/a particular fish.'